Mixing It Up: Bayer MaterialScience Polyurethanes Help Toughen Up Epoxy Adhesives

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:56:25 PM. By

At Bayer MaterialScience LLC, Dr. Jay A. Johnston has been focused on strengthening epoxy adhesives. Traditional epoxies are brittle adhe...


Sealant Joint Failures Blog Series Part II: How to Select Your Sealant

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:38:48 PM. By Stonepanels Inc.

Selecting the correct sealant is crucial to the appearance and longevity of a building. Terminology may make comparisons more difficult w...


Sika at Glasstec/Solarpeq - Increased Mechanical and Process Performance

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:35:32 PM. By Glass on Web

Sika is debuting three new products designed to combine architectural appeal and performance. The new adhesives are dubbed Sikasil® S...


Focus on Roofing: Sealant and Adhesive Products used in Water Proofing Low-Slopped Roofing Membrane Joints, Laps and Penetrations

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:29:00 PM. By Bob Braun

This blog continues the ASC Building Products series for roofing which began with ASC Blog #10. This blog will delve into perhaps the mos...



Posted on 10/19/2012 4:05:51 PM. By Sandy Niks

The use of standards has been mentioned in earlier writings. Webster defines a standard as “something for use as a rule or basis of...


The Handbook of Standardization

Posted on 10/19/2012 4:00:07 PM. By ASTM International


Making the pieces fit - Putting together the 'world's longest jigsaw' at Meramec State Park

Posted on 10/10/2012 2:16:58 PM. By Tom Uhlenbrock, Missouri State Parks

Stalactites are cave formations that accrete when mineral-rich water drips from the top of a cave. Meanwhile, below the stalactite a stal...


Focus on Roofing: Implications of Adhesives and Sealants for Fire Ratings in Low-Sloped Roofing Assemblies

Posted on 10/9/2012 3:02:39 PM. By Bob Braun

  This is the thirteenth blog in the ASC Building Products series.  This blog will detail of several low-sloped related test ...