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Adding Moisture-Permeability to Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Helps Protect Skin from Effects of Wearable Devices

Posted on 7/14/2020 1:50:32 PM. By ASC

Adhesive changes have been made to the pressure-sensitive adhesive sheets used to adhere small monitoring devices directly to the skin in...

  

Acrylic Adhesives the Key to Physiotherapists’ Secret Weapon: Kinesio Tape

Posted on 7/7/2020 5:30:06 PM. By ASC

From Olympic team members to volleyball players and swimmers, athletes have been strapping themselves with acrylic adhesive backed tapes ...

  

A Sticky Problem: How to Dissolve and Remove Adhesive Residue Left Behind After Use

Posted on 6/25/2020 12:32:08 PM. By ASC

Trying to remove residue left behind by non-curing industrial adhesives used for tapes, stickers and labels, can be time-consuming, messy...

  

New Pressure Sensitive Adhesive for High Temperature Hook and Loop Tape Fasteners

Posted on 6/18/2020 2:46:08 PM. By ASC

Once known mainly for replacing buckles as quick and easy ways to fasten sports footwear and hikers’ backpacks, hook and loop tape ...

  

New Textured Concrete Sealant for Cracks and Gaps

Posted on 6/9/2020 2:09:10 PM. By ASC

Concrete seems to crack easily in areas subjected to heavy vehicle or foot traffic. Unfortunately, repairing those cracks to last while a...

  

Sound Advice for Applying Deck Sealants Built to Last

Posted on 6/4/2020 2:40:44 PM. By ASC

It may seem like all the hard work is over when the last screw is put into the deck and all that’s still needed is a quick swish wi...

  

New Adhesive Sensor Aimed at Picking up and Tracking Covid-19 Symptoms

Posted on 6/3/2020 3:44:20 PM. By ASC

Northwestern University has developed an adhesive sensor about the size of a postage stamp, and assigned it a very big responsibility. Th...

  

What IS the Difference Between an Adhesive and a Sealant?

Posted on 5/21/2020 3:52:21 PM. By ASC

Adhesives and sealants are often seen as veteran partners that are joined at the hip, but while they often work together, they perform di...

  

Collapsible Adhesive Laptop Stand Wins Industrial Design Award

Posted on 5/19/2020 1:52:03 PM. By ASC

A collapsible slim-form laptop stand and riser that adheres to the laptop base using a strong adhesive has logged an award for “wel...

  

Foam Adhesive Tapes Used in Place of Mechanical Fasteners in Critical Applications

Posted on 5/12/2020 1:48:34 PM. By ASC

VHB soft foam-centred tapes may have been around for 40+ years, but the adhesive tapes have been adapting along with changes in technolog...