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3M Headquarters Leads Way in Switch to 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Posted on 5/1/2019 4:21:39 PM. By ASC

3M has announced that all its facilities will run on renewable energy – but it isn’t waiting to show results. The company&rsq...

  

Adhesive Inner Wall for Heat Shrink Tubing Delivers Benefits for Battery or Power Cable Terminal Applications

Posted on 4/30/2019 12:00:44 PM. By ASC

BAATU tubing is used for fast application and TE Connectivity has developed an iteration specifically for battery or power cable to termi...

  

New Coatings Spray Cup System Touts Time and Cost Saving Benefits

Posted on 4/23/2019 10:41:01 PM. By ASC

3M has announced the release of a new spray cup system for coatings application that it says will reduce preparation and clean up time by...

  

Automotive Composites Require Specialized Quality Control and Inspection Standards (Part 2)

Posted on 4/4/2019 3:36:16 PM. By ASC

From Part 1 (located HERE) The i3 already demonstrates this with a honeycomb structure to absorb impacts, braided carbon fiber, and a fo...

  

Automotive Composites Require Specialized Quality Control and Inspection Standards (Part 1)

Posted on 3/29/2019 2:03:10 PM. By ASC

Strong, lightweight composites combined with adhesives are among the ways auto manufacturers create safer, less polluting cars with an en...

  

Polyurethane Adhesive Takes on Mechanical Fasteners

Posted on 3/20/2019 12:12:22 PM. By ASC

3M says that its Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560 is an improvement on traditional fasteners and can be used for bonding in trucks, trai...

  

New Fast-Curing Toughened Epoxy for Plastics and Metals

Posted on 3/11/2019 4:24:46 PM. By ASC

Epoxies, Etc has announced its launch of 10-3041 Toughened Epoxy Adhesive.  The company says the primary advantages of the product a...

  

With More Than 40 Years on the Market, This Water-Based Contact Adhesive Stays the Course

Posted on 2/11/2019 5:34:58 PM. By ASC

3M marks more than 40 years on the market for its Fastbond 30NF water-based contact adhesive. Also, thanks to the move towards solvent-fr...

  

New Adhesives End Thin Metal Welding Woes

Posted on 2/6/2019 1:08:44 PM. By ASC

New adhesives from manufacturer Plexus offers an alternative to welding that could save manufacturers rework and surface imperfections. P...

  

Diisocyanates: The Chemical Behind Polyurethane and its Many Uses

Posted on 1/30/2019 2:42:19 PM. By ASC

Polyurethane is ubiquitous in today’s world. Soft foams, hard foams, coatings, elastomers, sealants, appliances, apparel and more a...