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Biological Adhesive Development Receives Six Figure Backing

Posted on 6/12/2019 12:55:00 PM. By ASC

A young biotech company formed in 2017 by scientists from Bristol University in the UK, Zentraxa, has received an investment of ₤500,000 ...

  

Teens Win Prize for Proposing Plastic and Silicone Adhesive Alternative to Lens Changes

Posted on 5/23/2019 12:06:47 PM. By ASC

A group of students from Illinois in the US have taken a look into the future of optometry, and earned a $25,000 prize for the new busine...

  

Slugs’ Sticky Defense Could Offer Clues to New Medical Adhesive

Posted on 5/15/2019 12:02:00 PM. By ASC

When insect predators try to grab a Dusky Airon slug for dinner, they are likely to find they’ve bitten off more than they can chew...

  

Parker Hannifin to Buy Coating and Adhesives Veteran Lord Corp

Posted on 5/14/2019 5:14:44 PM. By ASC

US industrial conglomerate Parker Hannifin Corp has announced its intention to buy Lord Corp for $3.68 billion in order to build its...

  

3M Headquarters Leads Way in Switch to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Posted on 5/1/2019 4:21:39 PM. By ASC

3M has announced that all its facilities will run on renewable energy – but it isn’t waiting to show results. The company&rsq...

  

3M’s Commitment to Sustainability Attracts Top Talent

Posted on 3/14/2019 10:49:39 AM. By ASC

The adhesive and sealant industry is fast becoming known for a host of sustainability initiatives. 3M, for example, has set sustainabilit...

  

Ancient Adhesive Provides Archaeological Clues

Posted on 2/25/2019 5:14:38 PM. By ASC

It’s reasonable to assume that people started using adhesives as soon as they discovered that some substances are sticky – an...

  

Swiss Scientists Develop New Hydrogel to Repair Cartilage

Posted on 1/22/2019 5:23:49 PM. By ASC

Hydrogels have been the subject of study as medical adhesives that could repair internal tissues or close wounds, but a research team fro...

  

Medical Adhesive Uses UV Light to Painlessly Remove Bandages and Tape from Patients

Posted on 1/17/2019 4:02:51 PM. By ASC

The age old debate to slowly peel off a bandage or just rip it off in one quick motion has been the subject of strong opinion. Now, thank...

  

Drug Company Works With Avery Dennison to Recycle Label Liners

Posted on 12/31/2018 5:06:04 PM. By ASC

Himalaya Drug Company, an Indian manufacturer of drugs and personal care products, and Avery Dennison have announced that they will ...