Advantages of Using Hot Melt Adhesive

Posted on 1/2/2013 3:34:24 PM. By ASC

Hot-melt adhesives can be an excellent choice for hobbyists or projects around the home. Hot-melt adhesives forms a strong and lasting bo...


New User-Friendly Avery Dennison Performance Tapes Web Site Lets Visitors Quickly Find Adhesive Solutions for Wide-Ranging Applications

Posted on 1/2/2013 3:27:23 PM. By ASC

Avery Dennison Corporation now has a website feature to help customers find adhesive or pressure sensitive tape suitable for almost any a...


ExxonMobil Unveils Polypropylene Film for Labeling Applications

Posted on 12/17/2012 8:31:27 PM. By Progressive Media

ExxonMobil has unveiled a new metalized, surface-printable oriented polypropylene film called Label-Lyte 50ML580 that can be used for app...


Adhesive Classification and Some Further Thoughts on Market Segmentation – Part 2

Posted on 12/7/2012 6:21:43 PM. By Jeff Timm

Last month my ASC Packaging Blog discussed market segmentation1 – its definition and examples of how to set up a segmentation str...


UPDATE 3-Henkel Bets on Emerging Markets and M&A as Europe Flags

Posted on 11/28/2012 7:22:50 PM. By Reuters

Amid slower growth in adhesives and lackluster European markets, Henkel is aiming for 20 billion euros in sales by 2016, with an operatin...


Adhesive Classification and Some Further Thoughts on Market Segmentation

Posted on 11/19/2012 2:21:12 PM. By Jeff Timm

Recently the ASC announced a collaborated with Europe-based FEICA and China-based CATIA to release the 2012 ASC-CATIA-FEICA Adhesives and...


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...



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