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Specifiers: An Overlooked Audience in the AEC Industry for Manufacturers and Suppliers

Posted on 1/7/2015 5:41:06 PM. By Ujjval Vyas

All adhesive and sealant companies that produce products for the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry want to find ...

  

Is Hazard-Based Sustainable Product Analysis Hazardous to Your Company’s Health?

Posted on 12/11/2014 5:13:57 PM. By Ujjval Vyas

There seems to be a trend towards hazard-based tools for determining environmentally preferable product choices and chemistries. I believ...

  

The Value Proposition of Adhesives and Sealants in High-performance Buildings

Posted on 11/10/2014 5:26:09 PM. By Ujjval Vyas

I have been interested professionally and personally in the built environment my whole adult life, focusing in the last 10 years on build...

  

For Want of a Nail the Shoe was Lost…

Posted on 10/22/2014 5:15:04 PM. By Rick Jones

I’m sure that just about everyone is generally familiar with the 14th century proverb that goes: For want of a nail the shoe was lo...

  

Inappropriate Uses of Sealants and Adhesives

Posted on 10/22/2014 4:52:24 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last post, I discuss the reasons for the increased focus on the fire issues for some of these sealants and why some concerns have s...

  

Four KEY Industry Trends

Posted on 10/17/2014 2:00:41 PM. By Matt Croson

Today, I will pinpoint and discuss four critical trends impacting the $43 billion global adhesive & sealant industry.  They are ...

  

The Historical Focus on Fire Standards for Low Density Foam Sealants

Posted on 10/2/2014 8:18:23 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last several posts, I: featured the many facets of sealants and adhesives that have reduced density; discussed the increased value ...

  

Applying Technical and Science-based Approaches to the LEED Green Rating System

Posted on 9/18/2014 4:39:56 PM. By Paul Bertram

On August 27, 2014, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced a new initiative designed ...

  

"Clearly" Transparency is the Wave of the Future

Posted on 9/3/2014 6:03:39 PM. By Mark Collatz

“Transparency” as a concept is outrageously popular in the business/consumer market place.  For the adhesive and sealant...

  

Demonstrating the Increased Value of Reduced Density Sealants

Posted on 8/19/2014 4:42:48 PM. By Bob Braun

In my last blog post, I discussed options enabling companies to leverage new standards for improved customer communications, and focused ...