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The latest adhesive and sealant resources, innovations and developments specifically for those involved in the retail supply chain, consumers and the DIY community. Here you'll find helpful White Papers, Guides, Educational Materials, Blogs, Videos, Webinars, News Articles and Tools


Resources & Links

2/8/2019 7:42:43 PM

Chemical Safety Facts (website)

2/8/2019 7:41:22 PM

Mind the Science (website)

Articles - Consumer & DIY Related

8/4/2020 6:21:03 PM

Adhesive Industry Teams Up with Additive Production Company to 3D Print Covid-19 Test Swabs

With Covid-19 front-liners faced with the shortage of those medical products essential for testing and treatment in response to the pande...

7/14/2020 1:50:32 PM

Adding Moisture-Permeability to Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Helps Protect Skin from Effects of Wearable Devices

Adhesive changes have been made to the pressure-sensitive adhesive sheets used to adhere small monitoring devices directly to the skin in...

7/7/2020 5:30:06 PM

Acrylic Adhesives the Key to Physiotherapists’ Secret Weapon: Kinesio Tape

From Olympic team members to volleyball players and swimmers, athletes have been strapping themselves with acrylic adhesive backed tapes ...


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Other Videos - Consumer & DIY Related

2/8/2019 7:53:38 PM

Dow's Plastic Waste Efforts

Science & Corporate Sustainability Reports

4/22/2020 6:14:21 PM

Sika Sustainability Strategy

2/18/2020 4:37:49 PM

Westlake Chemical 2017 Sustainability Report:

2/18/2020 4:36:49 PM

Kaneka 2018 Environmental, Social, and Governance

2/18/2020 4:35:47 PM

Kraton 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report

Blogs - Consumer & DIY Related

7/1/2020 3:13:08 PM

Science vs. the Humanities: Curiosity, Passion, and Skepticism Meet

I have had recent conversations with scientists who all seemed resigned to the irreconcilability of the sciences and the humanities. ...

6/10/2020 12:33:04 PM

Seeing is Believing – Qualitative vs. Quantitative Measurements

One of the things I have noticed recently is an increased reliance on quantitative measurements.  Advances in testing equipment have...

5/29/2020 3:00:24 PM

ASC Brings Back Economy Watch as a Free Service to ASC Members to Help Navigate the US Economy

ASC published ‘Economy Watch’ from roughly 2012-2015. This publication was brought to market in that timeframe as an informat...

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