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DyStar Acquires Speciality Chemicals Units From Emerald

Posted on 11/29/2016 6:13:10 PM. By ASC

The US-based Dystar Group, a subsidiary of Sinagapore’s DyStar Holdings, has announced the acquisition of three business units from...

  

Specialty Rosin, Polyterpene Resins and Sensory Ingredients Company Pinova Inc. Acquired

Posted on 11/17/2016 5:49:18 PM. By ASC

Symrise AG has finalized an agreement with DRT regarding the latter’s acquisition of Pinova Inc, producers of specialty rosin, poly...

  

New Banner Hem Tape Eliminates Stitching/Welding, Saves Time, Tolerates all Weathers

Posted on 11/16/2016 5:24:27 PM. By ASC

Duraco® BHT Banner Hem Tape, a new product from Essentra Specialty Tapes eliminates the need for stitching or welding the edges of fa...

  

High Altitude Packaging Problems Tackled with New Polypropylene Films and Sealant

Posted on 11/14/2016 5:40:15 PM. By ASC

When goods are transported at high altitudes, the lower air pressure in aircraft holds causes the packaging to inflate. The increased pre...

  

Dow Opens First North America-Based Pack Studios

Posted on 10/25/2016 4:48:11 PM. By ASC

In 2015, Dow opened the first of its Pack Studios in Italy. Now, as of last month, North America will have its own Dow Pack Studios in Ri...

  

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...

  

Three New Hot Melt Rubber-Based Adhesives Released for a Variety of Markets & Applications

Posted on 10/20/2016 2:31:34 PM. By ASC

Spinnaker Coating has announced its release of three new adhesives that will be used across a wide variety of industries. The first of th...

  

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...