Focus on Roofing Applications for Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 8/23/2012 1:23:06 PM. By Bob Braun

This is the tenth blog in the ASC Building Products series and is beginning a journey into the many uses and functions for both sealant...


Getting a Grip on the Goose Barnacle

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:40:57 PM. By Scientific American; Claire O'Connell

A group of researchers in Galway, Ireland, is using Twitter and Facebook to find barnacles, encouraging members of the public to alert th...


Beetles' Sticky Feet Lay Groundwork for Undersea Robots

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:38:15 PM. By LiveScience; Charles Q. Choi

Beetles' feet are inspiring designs in gripper appendages that could be incorporated into robots capable of climbing submerged walls. Sci...


Olympic Stadium Showcases Dow Products

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:17:47 PM. By Chemical Week

The London 2012 Olympic Games showcased the Olympic stadium, an impressive structure featuring a number of innovations by Dow Chemical. T...


How to Evaluate Chemically Resistant Adhesives

Posted on 8/15/2012 6:16:15 PM. By MASTERBOND


Focus on Multiuse/Multifunctional Sealants and Adhesives

Posted on 8/13/2012 5:48:55 PM. By Bob Braun

In the blogs 1-7, I focused on mostly technical aspects for sealants and adhesives such as, the many related associations and code grou...


Focus on Unusual Foam Sealant Applications

Posted on 7/25/2012 5:29:50 PM. By Bob Braun

In the blogs 1-7 I focused on many pretty technical aspects for sealants and adhesives such as, the many related associations and code ...


Shanghai Metro Project Employs Dow Corning Silicone Structural Sealants for Platform Screen Doors

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:42:01 PM. By Gilbert, Nick

Dow Corning has achieved positive results for its silicone structural sealants that were used on the platform screen doors of the Shangha...


Amazing Spider-Man Tech Will Let Soldiers Scale Sheer Walls

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:21:05 PM. By Fox News: Barrie, Allison

Several university and government research efforts are focusing on materials that will allow soldiers to scale buildings like the famed c...


Device Detects and Fills Tarmac Cracks as it Moves Along Road

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:05:53 PM. By The Engineer (United Kingdom)

Researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) have developed a new way to detect and fill cracks in road pavement. The device...