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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...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

New Adhesive for Paper Facestocks Complies with EU REACH regulations

Posted on 7/19/2016 12:40:10 PM. By ASC

Since 2012, Avery Dennison has been working with the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) to develop pressure sensitive label adhesives...

  

Scientists Discover New ‘Food For Thought’ in Chameleon Tongue Adhesives

Posted on 7/15/2016 3:06:27 PM. By ASC

Nature has already provided the adhesives industry with many new ideas. Now the substance that makes chameleon tongues sticky is under in...

  

Wacker to Open New South Korean Plant

Posted on 7/14/2016 1:47:43 PM. By ASC

Wacker Chemie AG has announced that it will be expanding its manufacturing capacity in Jincheon, South Korea.  A new site is being d...