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Material Specification for Pumpable Adhesives

Posted on 12/20/2012 2:54:17 PM. By Sandy Niks

Materials specifications have been mentioned in all of the blogs written to date – and will probably continue to figure prominently...

  

The Sticking Point: Adhesives Replace More Conventional Fasteners

Posted on 12/20/2012 2:44:57 PM. By ASC

Adhesives are increasingly used when complex systems need to meet challenging performance demands. When performance drives material selec...

  

Management Buys Saiden Technologies from Japanese Parent

Posted on 12/20/2012 2:43:40 PM. By ASC

Saiden Technologies, Inc. is now STI Polymer. The company’s management team acquired all the Saiden Technologies stock from Saiden ...

  

Laser Turns Scotch Tape Into ‘Smart’ Claw

Posted on 12/17/2012 8:47:54 PM. By Photonics.com

Purdue University researchers have found that Scotch tape can be adapted to collect water samples for environmental testing. By micromach...

  

O'Hara Business Distributing Earth Friendly Sealant

Posted on 12/17/2012 8:37:51 PM. By Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Tawnya Panizzi

Atlantic Technologies Group has partnered with manufacturer Castagra Products to distribute a sustainable sealant along the East Coast. T...

  

Anti-Flutter Adhesives

Posted on 12/10/2012 3:53:29 PM. By Sandy Niks

We recently reviewed hem flange bonding around the perimeter of metal closure panels. Now let’s discuss anti-flutter adhesives, als...

  

Scotch tape finds new use as grasping 'smart material'

Posted on 11/28/2012 7:51:28 PM. By Purdue News

Scotch tape is already a multi-purpose item, but Purdue's Birck Nanotechnology Center is exploring Scotch tape as a smart material that c...

  

UPDATE 3-Henkel Bets on Emerging Markets and M&A as Europe Flags

Posted on 11/28/2012 7:22:50 PM. By Reuters

Amid slower growth in adhesives and lackluster European markets, Henkel is aiming for 20 billion euros in sales by 2016, with an operatin...

  

Hem Flange Bonding: Part 2

Posted on 11/26/2012 2:30:24 PM. By Sandy Niks

In the last blog we introduced the challenge of hem flange bonding in the automotive industry. Now let’s look at some of the approa...

  

Adhesive Tapes From Tesa Improve Efficiency in the Design and Manufacture of Vehicles

Posted on 11/19/2012 5:24:16 PM. By The Engineer (United Kingdom)

Tesa says its ACXplus tapes enable the secure and permanent bonding of components to vehicles, and are also suitable for non-productive a...