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Polyurethane Sealants Take Center Stage at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Posted on 9/4/2019 2:10:40 PM. By ASC

The Worldwide Olympic Partner and Official Chemistry company of the Games, Dow is on track and going all out in its own race to ensu...

  

Tannic Acid Hardeners could Cut Costs and Boost Durability of Adhesives

Posted on 8/28/2019 3:29:32 PM. By ASC

Researchers at Purdue University in the US have discovered that tannic acid, currently used in widely divergent fields such as medic...

  

Industrial Adhesive Lifts 17.5 Tonne Truck for World Record

Posted on 8/20/2019 3:28:48 PM. By ASC

It is not the first time lifting big trucks with the help of adhesives has made the record books, but DELO Industrial Adhesives has snatc...

  

ASC Approach to Growth 2.0, A Focus on Building and Construction

Posted on 8/19/2019 3:57:55 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC Board of Directors has released funds from reserves to fund research in the building and construction market sector. The B&C ...

  

From Product Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) to Whole Building LCA

Posted on 8/19/2019 3:37:26 PM. By Paul Bertram

Part one of a Two-part Blog At the April 2019 ASC Spring Conference in Philadelphia, I was asked to speak on the business case for LCA....

  

Carbon Nanotube Adhesive Tape Defies the Elements

Posted on 8/14/2019 3:40:46 PM. By ASC

According to the American Chemical Society (ACS), scientists have found a way to use superaligned carbon nanotubes in the production of a...

  

New Range of 3D Printing Resins Launced

Posted on 8/8/2019 12:01:00 PM. By ASC

With 3D printing producing everything from small consumer items to massive structures and airplanes, Loctite has launched a new rang...

  

How Scotch Tape’s Invention Revolutionized Employee Time Management

Posted on 8/6/2019 11:57:00 AM. By ASC

According to the Smithsonian, the banjo-playing inventor of Scotch Tape played a new tune when it came to tenacity, and the amount of tim...

  

Engineers Develop New Super Strong and Reversible Adhesive

Posted on 7/30/2019 7:29:10 PM. By ASC

Following in the sticky trails of snails and the adhesion attributes of geckos, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania came a...

  

New Quick-drying Flexible Concrete Repair Sealant

Posted on 7/16/2019 11:05:06 PM. By ASC

Splits, spalls and cracks in concrete surfaces has remained a recurring problem in concrete surfaces. One company, 3M, has taken on the c...