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Imparting Barrier Properties in Flexible Packaging Applications

Posted on 1/18/2017 3:56:42 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Each layer in multilayer flexible packaging serves unique property for the benefit in its end use application, esp. for improving the she...

  

Label Improvements Often Depend on Adhesive

Posted on 10/24/2016 4:56:22 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

The adhesive heavily influences the performance and sustainability of label structures. Chemical formulas and substrate/adhesive compatib...

  

Adhesives Functionalities Enabling Smart Food Packaging

Posted on 10/3/2016 4:05:57 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

In food packaging applications, a variety of substrates including aluminum foil and plastics are utilized, each contributing to unique pe...

  

New Approach to ASC Market Reports with a focus on the latest ASC North America Hot Melt Market Report

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:20:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report will be the seventh market report that ASC has published over the pas...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

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...

  

Adhesives Help Prevent Food Waste

Posted on 5/11/2016 4:14:15 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Worldwide, an astonishing amount of food – about one-third – is wasted or lost each year. That’s enough food to feed ev...

  

Spring Has Sprung: Consumer Packaging Demands

Posted on 4/22/2016 2:23:50 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

This has been a strange winter, much warmer and less snowy than usual on the shore of Lake Erie. Instead of parkas and snow squalls for t...

  

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...

  

Packaging: On the Road to Sustainability

Posted on 3/1/2016 3:52:46 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

The environmental impact of packaging continues to receive a lot of attention. Even though lightweighting (source reduction) and recyclin...