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IACMI Road Mapping: Advanced Composite Future Offers Opportunities and Challenges for Adhesives

Posted on 6/16/2016 5:50:25 PM. By Marc Benevento

On May 10-11, I participated in the 2nd technical road mapping session for the Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation ...

  

Recent Technology Advancements in Debondable Adhesives

Posted on 4/5/2016 12:10:53 AM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Adhesive are generally used to bond substrates with similar and different surface energies quickly and reliably.  Yet, in many insta...

  

Adhesives Helping OEMs Push the Performance Envelope with Lightweight Multi-material Structures

Posted on 4/4/2016 2:57:59 PM. By Marc Benevento

Passenger car manufacturers constantly seek a perfect balance of performance and fuel economy without compromising safety.  Nowhere ...

  

ASC’s Newest Market Report: 2014 - 2018 Polyurethanes in North America Market Report

Posted on 2/16/2016 9:53:17 PM. By Steve Duren

When I was assigned to help scope and manage the RFP content for ASC new market reports I was excited about the value these new ASC repor...

  

Supporting Industry’s Next Generation of Leaders via Training and Promoting the Industry to Prospective Students

Posted on 2/9/2016 9:09:37 PM. By Matt Croson

ASC 100% FOCUSED ON THE FUTURE Supporting Industry’s Next Generation of Leaders via Training and Promoting the Industry to Prospect...

  

North American International Auto Show 2016: The Future is Now, and Adhesives are Making it Happen

Posted on 2/2/2016 1:45:21 AM. By Marc Benevento

An air of excitement prevailed at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS, aka, the Detroit Auto Show), fueled by a dichotomy o...

  

Keeping Up with Data via ASC

Posted on 8/4/2015 2:02:59 PM. By ASC

In 2014, adhesive and sealant formulators shipped 30.3 billion pounds of product (13.8 metric tons). The Americas represented 31% of thes...

  

What Does the Driverless Car Mean for Adhesives in Automobiles?

Posted on 4/13/2015 9:31:11 PM. By Marc Benevento

There has been no shortage of promotional buzz on the efforts of automotive and technology companies to commercialize driverless cars.&nb...

  

Noah's Ark & Leadership

Posted on 3/25/2015 5:59:29 PM. By Matt Croson

I recently spoke at ASMAC’s Annual Meeting in Toronto, Canada.  I was happy to be invited by Sean Gogarty of 3M Canada and the...

  

The History of Adhesives

Posted on 3/9/2015 5:31:56 PM. By NTI Data Products

You may be surprised to learn that adhesives have a long history.  You may be most familiar with the fact that in 1932, Elmer’...