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

Posted on 8/4/2020 6:21:03 PM. By ASC

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

  

High Temperature Sealants Take on Heat and Pressure for Mechanical Seals

Posted on 7/30/2020 2:23:32 PM. By ASC

Ultra-high temperature sealants step in when the working environment gets hot and the pressure is high by enabling curing in spite of the...

  

Green Manufacturing Using LED’s for UV Curing of Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 7/23/2020 4:16:19 PM. By asc

UV radiation delivered through LED lamps is fast becoming mainstream for curing/drying resins, polymers, adhesives and coatings in the gr...

  

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

Posted on 7/14/2020 1:50:32 PM. By ASC

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

  

How Adhesives Help Ensure Threaded Fastener Reliability in Industrial Gearboxes

Posted on 7/9/2020 3:25:07 PM. By ASC

When the gearboxes that keep industrial machinery turning fail to operate it can stop plants in their tracks and cost manufacturers&rsquo...

  

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

Posted on 7/7/2020 5:30:06 PM. By ASC

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

  

Masking Tape Goes Green for High Performance and High Heat

Posted on 7/7/2020 11:43:07 AM. By ASC

With particular focus on industrial, automotive, and speciality vehicle assembly sectors, 3M has shined the green light on masking tape p...

  

A Sticky Problem: How to Dissolve and Remove Adhesive Residue Left Behind After Use

Posted on 6/25/2020 12:32:08 PM. By ASC

Trying to remove residue left behind by non-curing industrial adhesives used for tapes, stickers and labels, can be time-consuming, messy...

  

New Pressure Sensitive Adhesive for High Temperature Hook and Loop Tape Fasteners

Posted on 6/18/2020 2:46:08 PM. By ASC

Once known mainly for replacing buckles as quick and easy ways to fasten sports footwear and hikers’ backpacks, hook and loop tape ...

  

Ensuring Optimal Adhesive UV Curing: Picking the Right Lamp is Key

Posted on 6/17/2020 12:50:58 PM. By ASC

Two lamps that are primarily used in UV curing take different approaches and use opposing technologies. While one, the newer narrow spect...