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Fly Tying Has Gone High-tech

Posted on 1/6/2014 5:06:01 PM. By ASC

Fly fishing is adopting ultraviolet (UV) light-cured adhesives for fly tying. Silicone or epoxy adhesives have been used for making fly f...

  

Elmer's® Introduces Free "World of Glue" Lesson Plan to Support Creative Learning

Posted on 12/12/2013 6:39:51 PM. By ASC

Elmer’s dedication to education and creativity has inspired a learning unit called “The World of Glue: An Investigation of Ad...

  

3M Introduces New Command Outdoor Decorating Products

Posted on 12/2/2013 8:24:41 PM. By ASC

3M’s command strips have become iconic for their ability to securely support items then pull away from walls without damage. Now wi...

  

Celebrating 200,000 Years of Practical Experience: The Science and Technology of Adhesives

Posted on 12/2/2013 8:24:15 PM. By ASC

Roughly 200,000 years ago, humans were using adhesives, possibly for the first time.  5,000 years ago humans moved from harvesting s...

  

Spray-On Adhesive Optimizes Filter Media Performance

Posted on 11/7/2013 5:28:01 PM. By ASC

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers, a division of Franklin International, is debuting an adhesive that improves air filter performance. Th...

  

A Novel Tape Lifting System for the Retrieval of Trace Evidence from Crime Scenes

Posted on 11/7/2013 5:17:07 PM. By ASC

Adhesive tapes are commonly used to collect trace evidence at crime scenes. Tape lifts collect and secure small particulate, fibers, hair...

  

New Tape is Designed to Make Repairs Stick

Posted on 10/31/2013 7:22:25 PM. By ASC

The Gorilla Glue Company now makes a clear adhesive tape called Clear Repair, for tough repairs. The tape works for challenging applicati...

  

11 No-carve Options for your Jack-O-Lanterns

Posted on 10/17/2013 6:03:50 PM. By ASC

Halloween is almost here, but there is still time to have fun decorating. Dressing up pumpkins with glitter, googly eyes, styrofoam balls...

  

Henkel Opens World's Largest Adhesives Factory in China

Posted on 9/30/2013 4:10:11 PM. By ASC

Henkel has opened the world’s largest adhesive factory in Shanghai, China. The new factory, dubbed the Dragon Plant, covers 150,000...

  

Tips to Cut Home Utility Bills and Improve Comfort and Energy Efficiency

Posted on 9/11/2013 6:36:20 PM. By ASC

Changing seasons can be a reminder to improve comfort and energy efficiency at home. In the US, mid-size homes have, on average, half a m...