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New Plastic Packaging Recycling Activity

Posted on 2/19/2013 3:55:17 PM. By Jeff Timm

Before discussing recent recycling activity in the packaging market, I want to remind readers of adhesive.org Packaging Blog that my posi...

  

2011 Postconsumer Plastics Recycling in Canada

Posted on 2/19/2013 3:50:20 PM. By Moore Recycling Associates, Inc.

Introduction This is the third year that Moore Recycling Associates has conducted a survey to determine the amount of postconsumer plas...

  

Go! Sticker: Wynwood Walls Get Sticky with Adhesive Exhibit

Posted on 2/6/2013 8:27:02 PM. By ASC

Wynwood Walls in Miami, Florida is undertaking an art exhibition exclusively featuring stickers. Stickers have long been part of street a...

  

3M 9731, Silicone Acrylic Combination Adhesive

Posted on 1/30/2013 7:24:04 PM. By ASC

3M’s 9731 pressure-sensitive adhesive combines silicone and acrylic adhesives on a single backing film. The PET film is .001”...

  

Avery Launches New Website for North America

Posted on 1/30/2013 7:23:11 PM. By ASC

Avery Dennison has launched a new labeling website for North America, label.averydennison.com. The site features easy access to product i...

  

Adhesives & Biobased Technologies

Posted on 1/24/2013 4:55:24 PM. By Jeff Timm

Wow...last week saw one of the first real major breakthroughs in the movement to renewable biobased materials usage in adhesives.  A...

  

Henkel and DaniMer Form Alliance to Deliver Bio-based Hotmelt Adhesives for Packaging

Posted on 1/23/2013 4:32:01 PM. By ASC

Henkel is partnering with DaniMer Scientific, LLC to better serve the consumer packaging industry. Henkel has expertise in hot-melt adhes...

  

Frogs Cling and Peel Just Like Adhesive Tape

Posted on 1/23/2013 4:30:10 PM. By ASC

The Australian White’s tree frog is one of the latest animals to offer insight into adhesive function. These frogs produce mucous o...

  

2013 Packaging Trends & Forecasts

Posted on 1/17/2013 1:52:05 PM. By Jeff Timm

The beginning of a New Year always brings with it a new beginning and all sorts of New Year resolutions, forecasts and trends.  I ha...

  

Structural Adhesives: What Are Structural Adhesives

Posted on 1/9/2013 6:03:47 PM. By ASC

Structural adhesives are used in applications from building airplanes, to craft projects, to sealing wounds or surgical incisions.  ...