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


Henkel AG & Co KGaA : Innovative Loctite instant adhesives offer new fields of application

Posted on 10/10/2012 2:18:32 PM. By

Henkel is offering three improved instant adhesives: Loctite 403, 408 and 460. These adhesives are suitable for virtually any substrate.&...


Compostability as a Packaging End-of-Life Option

Posted on 10/10/2012 2:06:47 PM. By Jeff Timm

My last blog touched on the debate between recycling or biodegradation as an end-of-life choice for packaging made from bioplastics.&nb...


World Adhesive & Sealant Conference 2012: WACKER presents Hybrid Polymers for High-Strength Structural Adhesives and Novel VAE Dispersions for Difficult-To-Bond Surfaces in Paper and Packaging Applications

Posted on 9/26/2012 5:29:23 PM. By WACKER Press Release

Wacker has just debuted their GENIOSIL® XB line of adhesives. GENIOSIL® XB adhesives are high-strength structural products that m...


Design Decisions: An Update on Instant Adhesives

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:20:47 PM. By Robert Davis, Henkel Corp. via

Instant adhesives, made of cyanoacrylates, have come a long way. The advantages of cyanoacrylates are easy to see: They can be applied an...


Introducing 3M Geotextile Seaming Cylinder Spray Adhesive

Posted on 9/5/2012 7:28:52 PM. By 3M Press Release (08/23/12)

3M has developed spray adhesive that can reduce both the time and cost of seaming geotextile fabrics. The 3M Geotextile Seaming Cylinder ...