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Making the pieces fit - Putting together the 'world's longest jigsaw' at Meramec State Park

Posted on 10/10/2012 2:16:58 PM. By Tom Uhlenbrock, Missouri State Parks

Stalactites are cave formations that accrete when mineral-rich water drips from the top of a cave. Meanwhile, below the stalactite a stal...

  

One Glue, Two Functions

Posted on 10/10/2012 2:14:38 PM. By ASC

Scientist at the University of Akron are spending a lot of time considering spiders. And they have very good reason for focusing on their...

  

The Use of Polyurethanes In Automotive Air And Fluid Filters

Posted on 10/3/2012 3:26:53 PM. By www.azom.com

Polyurethane adhesives have recently become an option for bonding or even replacing components of automotive filters. The use of polyuret...

  

Specialized Adhesives Withstand Thermal Cycling

Thermal cycling has traditionally presented challenges for creating a durable adhesive bond. During thermal cycling, components alternate...

  

World Adhesive & Sealant Conference 2012: WACKER presents Hybrid Polymers for High-Strength Structural Adhesives and Novel VAE Dispersions for Difficult-To-Bond Surfaces in Paper and Packaging Applications

Posted on 9/26/2012 5:29:23 PM. By WACKER Press Release

Wacker has just debuted their GENIOSIL® XB line of adhesives. GENIOSIL® XB adhesives are high-strength structural products that m...

  

Body Heat-Powered Drug Delivering Bandages Means No More Needles

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:43:04 PM. By Andrew Liszewski (gizmodo.com)

Imagine medication delivered without an injection or pill, just the ease of an adhesive bandage applied to the skin and later peeled away...

  

H.B. Fuller Company Acquires Engent

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:22:06 PM. By H.B. Fuller Newsroom

H.B. Fuller is a 125 year old company, but with the acquisition of Engent Inc. they continue to stay at the crest of innovation and techn...

  

Design Decisions: An Update on Instant Adhesives

Posted on 9/19/2012 1:20:47 PM. By Robert Davis, Henkel Corp. via designnews.com

Instant adhesives, made of cyanoacrylates, have come a long way. The advantages of cyanoacrylates are easy to see: They can be applied an...

  

Project NEMO Concludes Its Research Into OLED Materials

Posted on 9/17/2012 4:23:09 PM. By LEDs Magazine; Tim Whitaker

A consortium of eleven partners led by Merck has concluded a three-year research project into new solution-processable materials for orga...

  

Eye Glue Could Improve Safety of LASIK Surgery

Posted on 9/17/2012 4:21:46 PM. By LiveScience

A new glue designed to seal flaps in the cornea after eye surgery could help improve the safety of laser vision corrective surgeries such...