Menu

Akron Ascent Innovations (AAI) Partners with Velcro for Launch of New Dry Adhesive

Posted on 2/1/2017 5:25:38 PM. By ASC

When insects or geckos cross a surface, they leave no traces behind. Now Akron Ascent Innovations (AAI) has developed a dry adhesive that...

  

New Hose to Combat Adhesive Degradation and Clogged Nozzle Downtime

Posted on 1/25/2017 5:04:39 PM. By ASC

Nordson has announced the release of a patent-pending hose that will reduce downtime for businesses using its equipment to apply hot melt...

  

Pressure-sensitive Adhesive Expands Label Functionality

Posted on 1/24/2017 4:20:52 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Pressure-sensitive (P-S) adhesive is literally the “glue” that makes it possible for labels to perform beyond their tradition...

  

New High Clarity, High Strength Polyolefin Packaging Sealant

Posted on 1/23/2017 3:40:36 PM. By ASC

Jindal Films Europe has released its new SealTOUGH technology, a coextruded packaging film that is intended as a replacement for laminati...

  

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...

  

Glow-Worm Secretion Could Form Basis of New Adhesive

Posted on 1/17/2017 6:13:01 PM. By ASC

A new idea for a biomimicry adhesive based on the chemistry used by Arachnocampa glow-worms is being explored. The fungus gnat larva...

  

ChemQuest Group Appoints New Technology and Innovations Director

Posted on 1/12/2017 7:29:09 PM. By ASC

The ChemQuest Group, strategists for the specialty chemicals industry, has appointed Dr. Sudhir Hublikar as its Technology and Innovation...

  

Pressure Sensitive Label Manufacturer MACtac Americas LLC Acquired

Posted on 1/9/2017 4:45:53 PM. By ASC

Pressure sensitive label manufacturer MACtac LLC was acquired by Tokyo-based adhesive products manufacturer LINTEC Corp. The acquisition ...

  

Green Chemistry Gets Presidential Recognition

Posted on 12/21/2016 6:58:25 PM. By ASC

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting nominations and self-nominations for the Presidential Green Challenge Awards in ...

  

New Cold Foil Adhesives Result in Sharper Printing Definition

Posted on 12/16/2016 6:50:35 PM. By ASC

A new range of cold foil adhesives released by Zeller + Gmelin will be used in sheet fed and narrow web letterpress applications. The adh...