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Mussel Goo Inspires Blood Vessel Glue

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:17:47 PM. By Phys.org

Researchers at the University of British Columbia are exploring how adhesive based on mussels could improve outcomes for patients at risk...

  

Fermometer Adhesive Strip Thermometer

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:16:55 PM. By Lastminute Reviews Kitchen

Adhesive strip thermometers can provide advantages over traditional thermometers. For kitchen use, these thermometers avoid the sanitatio...

  

Inspiration From a Porcupine’s Quills

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:16:16 PM. By Anne Trafton, MIT News Office

Porcupine quills are the inspiration for what may become a new class of adhesive. Under a microscope it is apparent that the quills are b...

  

FINAT Reports on Solving a Problem in Process Costs for Electronic Components

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:14:03 PM. By FINAT

Adhesive labeling technology now provides a more convenient method for finishing electronic components. In electronics, the sensitive and...

  

Dow Highlights Flexible Packaging Materials

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:12:28 PM. By Mike Verespej

Dow Chemical Co. has been working on new packaging materials that respond directly to market trends and demand. In particular, Dow has fo...

  

StickNFind System Uses Your Phone and Coin-like Tags to Find Lost Items

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:11:17 PM. By Ben Coxworth

Stickers used to be just for fun, but as technology becomes smaller more and more can be fit onto adhesive ‘stickers.’ The St...

  

UVA Professor Invents a New Packaging Adhesive

Posted on 12/13/2012 5:08:25 PM. By NewsPlex.com

Dr. Louis Bloomfield of UVa has invented an interesting material. Its technical name is viscoelastic silicone rubber, but according to Bl...

  

F. Ball celebrates 40th anniversary of the RAG

Posted on 11/28/2012 7:56:13 PM. By Specification Online

The Recommended Adhesives Guide (RAG) is close to turning 40. Produced by the UK company F. Ball and Co. Ltd, the RAG is an extensive gui...

  

Simulation of Aerosol Sealant Deposition

Posted on 11/28/2012 7:53:34 PM. By WCEC

The energy efficiency of buildings is an ongoing concern, and having energy efficient buildings requires well-sealed ductwork and appropr...

  

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...