Adhesives and Building & Construction

Posted on 4/4/2012 6:00:10 PM. By Bob Braun

Hi Folks, This is the first of many Blogs we will be initiating on the new ASC web site.  I appreciate the opportunity to share 40 ...


Scientists Develop Super-Adhesive

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:43:39 PM. By Jessica Berman

A team of scientists have used synthetic materials to mimic the skin and tendons of gecko feet, creating super-thin pad that can stick a ...


Tremco Incorporated Headquarters Achieves LEED Gold Certification

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:42:24 PM. By ASC

Tremco Incorporated has received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the renovation of its 40-year-old corpo...


3M Adhesive Sets Guinness World Record Lifting an 8.1 Ton Forklift

Posted on 3/23/2012 8:41:39 PM. By ASC

3M Scotch-Weld Instant Adhesive recently set a Guinness World Record, lifting an 8.1 metric ton (17,857 pound) forklift in the air for on...


The World of Adhesives & Sealants: Product Imagination - Innovation in Action (Talking Points)

Posted on 3/23/2012 5:56:31 PM. By ASC

Talking points for "World of Adhesives & Sealants: Product Imagination -- Innovation in Action" -- download with presentation 


The World of Adhesives & Sealants: Product Imagination - Innovation in Action

Posted on 3/23/2012 5:55:38 PM. By ASC

By providing examples of adhesives and sealants used in everyday products, this presentation encourages the reader to think about a new p...


Fundamentals and Applications of Hot Melt Adhesives

Posted on 3/23/2012 5:49:49 PM. By Tom Quinn

Discusses general parameters of adhesive bonding, joint design, and bond testing;hot melt chemistries. 


An Instant Bond: Silicone Reactive Hot Melt for Plastics

Posted on 3/23/2012 5:40:35 PM. By Ken Yarosh

Discusses silicone reactive hot melt adhesives, features/benefits, and broad applicability as a replacement for mechanical fasteners in p...


Treat Me Right

Posted on 3/7/2012 8:05:38 PM. By Linda Ray and Dave Deib

Reactive hot melt polyurethane (PUR) adhesives  just need a little special attention for optimal performance