Highlights from the June 24-26, 2012 Meeting of ASTM C24 on Building Seals and Sealants

Posted on 7/11/2012 2:46:14 PM. By Bob Braun

In this blog, I am reporting on the most significant results from the San Diego three day semi-annual meeting of ASTM C24. Firstly, the...

  

Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and its Impact on Packaging

Posted on 6/29/2012 2:33:04 PM. By Jeff Timm

Late last year the Federal Government passed the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).  The final regulations are still being writ...

  

Preview of the June 24-26, 2012 Meeting of ASTM C24 on Building Seals and Sealants

Posted on 6/22/2012 3:45:03 PM. By Bob Braun

In this blog, I am reporting on the diverse meeting activities that will take place very soon now in San Diego at the three day semi-an...

  

Computer Modeling Programs for Durable and Energy Efficient Buildings

Posted on 6/13/2012 2:53:12 PM. By Bob Braun

In this blog, in the ASC Building Products series, I will begin the move from focusing on the use of sealants and adhesives to control ...

  

Biochemistries Get Boost from the Obama Administration

Posted on 6/8/2012 2:34:17 PM. By Jeff Timm

I’ve mentioned in earlier blogs the importance of packaging in a company’s sustainability program.  Many times packaging...

  

Air Leakage, Indoor Air Quality and System Durability

Posted on 5/22/2012 6:42:17 PM. By Bob Braun

In this forth blog in the ASC Building Products series I will continue the theme set in blog #1-3: sealants and adhesives used to air s...

  

Packaging Trends – Highlights from the 2nd Annual Food Packaging Technologies Summit

Posted on 5/21/2012 1:08:06 PM. By Jeff Timm

I was fortunate to attend and lead a panel on bioplastics at the recently held Food Packaging Technologies Summit, Itasca, IL organized b...

  

Air Leakage Testing/Standards

Posted on 5/9/2012 2:45:01 PM. By Bob Braun

In this third blog in the ASC Building Products series I will continue the theme set in blog #1 and 2...sealants and adhesives used to ...

  

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPD)...Is it your companies turn to step-up and differentiate yourself?

Posted on 5/1/2012 3:20:49 PM. By Jeff Timm

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)...if you haven’t heard of it you soon will.  EPR is a movement long enacted in parts of...

  

Air Barrier Applications for Sealants and Adhesives

Posted on 4/24/2012 3:12:12 PM. By Bob Braun

This is my second blog in the ASC Building Products series and will continue the theme set in blog #1...sealants and adhesives used to ai...