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Henkel–FDDI Shoe Academy Opened in Noida

Posted on 12/3/2014 5:30:39 PM. By ASC

Henkel Adhesive Technologies India has partnered with the Footwear Design and Development Institute to open the Henkel-FDDI Shoe Academy ...

  

Henkel Reports Solid Performance in Third Quarter despite Difficult Market Environment

Posted on 11/19/2014 7:42:29 PM. By ASC

Henekl’s CEO—Kasper Rorsted—reported, “Despite a difficult economic environment, Henkel reported a solid performa...

  

For Want of a Nail the Shoe was Lost…

Posted on 10/22/2014 5:15:04 PM. By Rick Jones

I’m sure that just about everyone is generally familiar with the 14th century proverb that goes: For want of a nail the shoe was lo...

  

Four KEY Industry Trends

Posted on 10/17/2014 2:00:41 PM. By Matt Croson

Today, I will pinpoint and discuss four critical trends impacting the $43 billion global adhesive & sealant industry.  They are ...

  

ACC: Development of Biobased Polyols for Green Polyurethanes has Great Potential

Posted on 10/15/2014 4:04:38 PM. By ASC

Demand for renewable polyurethanes continues to grow as interest in sustainable products grows. Natural polyols, polyester polyols and su...

  

New Adhesive Technology Marks a Sustainable Revolution in Shoe Manufacturing

Posted on 8/26/2014 1:29:43 PM. By ASC

Cyanoacrylates, the compounds that make super glue, have been use in Loctite adhesives since the 1970s. However, now for the first time, ...

  

Innovation--Some Thoughts

Posted on 8/13/2014 3:46:37 PM. By Jeff Timm

It seems like the word innovation has replaced words like synergy, stakeholder, transparency, partnership, and voice-of-the-customer as t...

  

ASC CREATES TRAINING ACADEMY CERTIFICATION TASK FORCE

Posted on 7/31/2014 8:56:32 PM. By Matt Croson

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) has created a special Training Academy Certification Task Force consisting of a blend of technical...

  

Coating Adhesion - To Stick or Not To Stick?

Posted on 7/14/2014 5:18:36 PM. By ASC

On a recent entry of the Converting Quarterly vacuum web coating blog, Dr. Charles Bishop and Prof. Steven Abbott dispel myths and answer...

  

U.S Congress, Chemicals and You

Posted on 7/1/2014 7:15:01 PM. By Matt Croson

Two weeks ago, I had the distinct honor to have lunch with Vice President Biden and Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY).  I also had brea...