A Review of the Activities at the June, 2013 ASTM C24 Committee Week Meeting In Indianapolis

Posted on 6/24/2013 2:39:45 PM. By Bob Braun

Blog By: Former Dow Chemical Foam Sealants R & D Leader Bob Braun  In my last blog, I focused on the pending activities a...

  

Food Waste – Can Packaging Solve the Problem?

Posted on 6/19/2013 4:17:38 PM. By Jeff Timm

At the recent Adhesives & Sealant Council (ASC) Spring Convention, Atlanta, GA I presented a paper on Game-changing Trends in the Pac...

  

How Well Do Packages Convey Their Own End-of-Life Message?

Posted on 6/7/2013 1:32:32 PM. By Jeff Timm

Much has been written about consumer and business–to–business confusion surrounding end-of-life (EOL) options when one is fin...

  

ASTM C24 Seals and Sealants: “A Focus on the June 9-11, 2013 ASTM C24 Meeting In Indianapolis”

Posted on 6/6/2013 6:10:37 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last blog, I focused on in-field testing for water leakage into buildings including the wall system.  I showed two visual exam...

  

Marine Applications

Posted on 6/4/2013 10:03:44 PM. By Sandy Niks

Sealants (and adhesives) have a long history in shipbuilding. Early applications used tars and pitches to seal the joints of wooden ships...