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Avery Dennison Publishes Results for Study on Adhesive Tape Bonding Effectiveness with Multi-Materials

Posted on 10/15/2020 2:04:03 PM. By ASC

Avery Dennison has completed the first in a planned series of studies aimed at testing how their performance tape products respond when b...

  

Post Covid-19 Polymers’ Point to a Antimicrobial Future Full of Solutions

Posted on 10/8/2020 2:02:34 PM. By ASC

A large shift has happened in the polymer industry, a step boosted by the needs of those fighting the Covid-19 pandemic which emphasized ...

  

Dow Named One of “50 Companies that Care”

Posted on 9/29/2020 6:48:04 PM. By ASC

Michigan-based multinational chemicals company Dow has been named one of the “50 Companies that Care” in this year&...

  

Hot Melt Adhesives the Key to Agile Digital Manufacturing

Posted on 9/15/2020 2:16:01 PM. By ASC

Since the digital world entered the manufacturing one with a bang, bringing with it 3D printing and robotics, there’s been no slowi...

  

Green Manufacturing Using LED’s for UV Curing of Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 7/23/2020 4:16:19 PM. By asc

UV radiation delivered through LED lamps is fast becoming mainstream for curing/drying resins, polymers, adhesives and coatings in the gr...

  

Science vs. the Humanities: Curiosity, Passion, and Skepticism Meet

Posted on 7/1/2020 3:13:08 PM. By Ujjval Vyas

I have had recent conversations with scientists who all seemed resigned to the irreconcilability of the sciences and the humanities. ...

  

A Sticky Problem: How to Dissolve and Remove Adhesive Residue Left Behind After Use

Posted on 6/25/2020 12:32:08 PM. By ASC

Trying to remove residue left behind by non-curing industrial adhesives used for tapes, stickers and labels, can be time-consuming, messy...

  

Seeing is Believing – Qualitative vs. Quantitative Measurements

Posted on 6/10/2020 12:33:04 PM. By David Speth

One of the things I have noticed recently is an increased reliance on quantitative measurements.  Advances in testing equipment have...

  

ASC Brings Back Economy Watch as a Free Service to ASC Members to Help Navigate the US Economy

Posted on 5/29/2020 3:00:24 PM. By Steve Duren

ASC published ‘Economy Watch’ from roughly 2012-2015. This publication was brought to market in that timeframe as an informat...

  

What IS the Difference Between an Adhesive and a Sealant?

Posted on 5/21/2020 3:52:21 PM. By ASC

Adhesives and sealants are often seen as veteran partners that are joined at the hip, but while they often work together, they perform di...