Nordson’s New EcoBead(TM) Pattern Generator Enables Easy, Economical Transition to Intermittent Adhesive Dispensing and Adhesive Savings

Posted on 10/3/2012 3:28:20 PM. By

Nordson Corporation’s new adhesive dispenser is designed to save on materials without requiring substantial investment equipment or...


Packaging Products – Biodegradable or Recyclability which is better?

Posted on 10/2/2012 6:41:13 PM. By Jeff Timm

Occasionally in the ongoing bioplastic discussion one sees questions that go something like – “what is a better end-of-life...


A New USDA BioPreferred Program Webinar- Cultivating Opportunities in the Biobased Marketplace

Posted on 9/24/2012 3:28:31 PM. By Jeff Timm

The USDA BioPreferred® Program continues to make strides forward particularly as it becomes more closely meshed with the Obama admini...


New Avery Dennison Adhesive Uncorks Pressure-Sensitive Labeling for Sparkling Wine and Champagne Bottles

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:45:16 PM. By

Avery Dennison Corporation is now offering a new emulsion adhesive dubbed Z3338. This adhesive is designed for wine and champagne labels ...


Design Decisions: An Update on Instant Adhesives

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:20:47 PM. By Robert Davis, Henkel Corp. via

Instant adhesives, made of cyanoacrylates, have come a long way. The advantages of cyanoacrylates are easy to see: They can be applied an...


Project NEMO Concludes Its Research Into OLED Materials

Posted on 9/17/2012 4:23:09 PM. By LEDs Magazine; Tim Whitaker

A consortium of eleven partners led by Merck has concluded a three-year research project into new solution-processable materials for orga...


Dow Corning at Labelexpo Americas 2012: to Present Novel Low-adhesion PSAs and More

Posted on 9/5/2012 7:34:39 PM. By SpecialChem (09/03/12)

Dow Corning is showcasing new products in the very near future. September 11-13th Dow will be at Labelexpo Americas 2012 with new release...


Will Somebody Please Grab-a-Hold of This Issue!

Posted on 9/4/2012 7:32:58 PM. By Jeff Timm

The increased attention to recycling from all points in the value chain-consumers, brand owners, convertors, packaging component suppli...


How to Evaluate Chemically Resistant Adhesives

Posted on 8/15/2012 6:16:15 PM. By MASTERBOND