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Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...

  

Recent Technology Advancements in Debondable Adhesives

Posted on 4/5/2016 12:10:53 AM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Adhesive are generally used to bond substrates with similar and different surface energies quickly and reliably.  Yet, in many insta...

  

ASC’s Newest Market Report: 2014 - 2018 Polyurethanes in North America Market Report

Posted on 2/16/2016 9:53:17 PM. By Steve Duren

When I was assigned to help scope and manage the RFP content for ASC new market reports I was excited about the value these new ASC repor...

  

Supporting Industry’s Next Generation of Leaders via Training and Promoting the Industry to Prospective Students

Posted on 2/9/2016 9:09:37 PM. By Matt Croson

ASC 100% FOCUSED ON THE FUTURE Supporting Industry’s Next Generation of Leaders via Training and Promoting the Industry to Prospect...

  

Retail-Ready Packaging: More Shelf Impact, Less Fuss

Posted on 1/28/2016 2:38:57 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

If you’ve noticed more retail-ready packaging on store shelves during recent shopping trips, you’re not imagining it. This pa...

  

Keeping Up with Data via ASC

Posted on 8/4/2015 2:02:59 PM. By ASC

In 2014, adhesive and sealant formulators shipped 30.3 billion pounds of product (13.8 metric tons). The Americas represented 31% of thes...

  

Adhesives Seal-in Summer Fun

Posted on 6/22/2015 1:11:44 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

It’s the season for picnics and barbeques. But eating meals and snacks outside can involve more work than fun if foods and beverage...

  

(Almost) Magical Active Packaging

Posted on 5/18/2015 3:01:53 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

It’s now possible to watch a video on your carton of aspirin. It’s one of the latest innovations in active packaging, or what...

  

Noah's Ark & Leadership

Posted on 3/25/2015 5:59:29 PM. By Matt Croson

I recently spoke at ASMAC’s Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada.  I was happy to be invited by Sean Gogarty of 3M Canada and the...

  

Interest in Child-Resistance (CR) Packaging Spikes

Posted on 3/18/2015 10:33:11 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

It’s Poison Prevention Packaging Week (Mar. 15-21, 2015), and it’s a time to celebrate! Hundreds of lives have been saved and...