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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...

  

Custom Adhesive Helps Innovative "Sticky" Napkin Win Business Award

Posted on 12/8/2016 4:50:10 PM. By ASC

Gant Innovations, a company that manufactures adhesive napkins that adhere to clothing has won the Business Worldwide Magazine’s (B...

  

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...