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Teens Win Prize for Proposing Plastic and Silicone Adhesive Alternative to Lens Changes

Posted on 5/23/2019 12:06:47 PM. By ASC

A group of students from Illinois in the US have taken a look into the future of optometry, and earned a $25,000 prize for the new busine...

  

Vegetable Oils Could Change Sustainability of Adhesives and Resins

Posted on 5/22/2019 12:16:24 PM. By ASC

Increased demands for sustainability at all levels of product manufacture has the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materia...

  

Slugs’ Sticky Defense Could Offer Clues to New Medical Adhesive

Posted on 5/15/2019 12:02:00 PM. By ASC

When insect predators try to grab a Dusky Airon slug for dinner, they are likely to find they’ve bitten off more than they can chew...

  

Parker Hannifin to Buy Coating and Adhesives Veteran Lord Corp

Posted on 5/14/2019 5:14:44 PM. By ASC

US industrial conglomerate Parker Hannifin Corp has announced its intention to buy Lord Corp for $3.68 billion in order to build its...

  

3M Headquarters Leads Way in Switch to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Posted on 5/1/2019 4:21:39 PM. By ASC

3M has announced that all its facilities will run on renewable energy – but it isn’t waiting to show results. The company&rsq...

  

Drip-Less Glue Gun Wins Crafting Industries Award

Posted on 3/7/2019 6:39:58 PM. By ASC

The Association for Crafting Industries has declared AdTech’s drip-free glue gun the winner of its Best New Product Award.  Th...

  

European Retailers Move Towards Produce With Adhesive Label Only

Posted on 3/5/2019 1:09:19 PM. By ASC

German retail chain REWE has announced that it will no longer sell organic cucumbers with plastic wrapping. The chain plans to keep the p...

  

Repositionable Adhesives Inspire Innovative Bathroom Tidy Tiles

Posted on 2/27/2019 5:00:51 PM. By ASC

Nowadays, adhesives aren’t necessarily one-stick wonders. The ability to not only stick things in place, but reposition them with e...

  

Ancient Adhesive Provides Archaeological Clues

Posted on 2/25/2019 5:14:38 PM. By ASC

It’s reasonable to assume that people started using adhesives as soon as they discovered that some substances are sticky – an...

  

New Improved Adhesive Threadlocker Formulation

Posted on 2/19/2019 1:09:11 PM. By ASC

Loctite’s flagship LOCTITE® 243 threadlocker comes with a few added benefits. According to its manufacturers, the new Loct...