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Adhesives Contribute to Sustainability Through Innovation and Industry Partnerships

Posted on 10/19/2016 6:14:14 PM. By ASC

As a consumer society, we produce a lot of waste; 250 million tons of domestic waste was generated in 2015 in the US alone, and quite a l...

  

New Label Adhesive Tolerates Cryogenic Storage

Posted on 10/6/2016 2:34:02 PM. By ASC

When researchers and scientists store samples in cold storage conditions, the last thing they want is for labels to become detached owing...

  

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...

  

Henkel Celebrates 140-Year Anniversary: Past, Present and Future Achievements

Posted on 9/29/2016 3:37:25 PM. By ASC

Henkel began doing business in Germany in 1876 with just one product: a bleaching soda. In 1922, it began its work in Adhesive Technologi...

  

New Patented Polymer Pellets for Adhesive Manufacture

Posted on 9/19/2016 4:49:46 PM. By ASC

The US patents and Trademarks Office recently awarded a patent for a new polymer pellet product from Eastman Chemical Co that will be use...

  

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...

  

Volume of Packaging Materials Reduced Thanks to Food Grade Tape

Posted on 8/15/2016 2:05:47 PM. By ASC

Nowadays, both producers and consumers are aware of the need to reduce the volume of packaging that later turns into waste, but producers...

  

AAMA Releases Sealant Test Procedures and Specification Recommendations

Posted on 8/4/2016 2:32:11 PM. By ASC

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has announced the release of a new set of voluntary specifications and test m...

  

Bostik Plans Acquisition of Den Braven to Expand Sealants Portfolio

Posted on 7/22/2016 2:43:57 PM. By ASC

Bostik expands in high performance sealants with the planned acquisition of Den Braven. With this acquisition, Arkema is actively pursuin...

  

Two New Pressure Sensitive Adhesives Demonstrate How Acrylic Emulsion Chemistry Lends Itself to Permanent or Temporary Adhesion

Posted on 7/21/2016 9:32:40 PM. By ASC

Ashland has announced the release of two pressure sensitive adhesives that share the same acrylic emulsion chemistry but that are used in...