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UC Scientific Research into Possibilities of NZ Seaweed

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:59:05 PM. By University of Canterbury

On a trip to the New Zealand coast, Dr. Simone Dimartino from UC’s Biomolecular Interaction Centre noticed how seaweed could stick ...

  

Mixing It Up: Bayer MaterialScience Polyurethanes Help Toughen Up Epoxy Adhesives

Posted on 10/31/2012 4:56:25 PM. By PR.com

At Bayer MaterialScience LLC, Dr. Jay A. Johnston has been focused on strengthening epoxy adhesives. Traditional epoxies are brittle adhe...

  

Here’s to Hoping Geckskin (Biomimmetic Gecko-Based Tape) Sticks Around

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:39:53 PM. By www.core77.com

It has been more than five years since the first buzz about gecko-based biomimetic adhesives. Geckel got early attention as a product bas...

  

Sealant Joint Failures Blog Series Part II: How to Select Your Sealant

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:38:48 PM. By Stonepanels Inc.

Selecting the correct sealant is crucial to the appearance and longevity of a building. Terminology may make comparisons more difficult w...

  

Examining Cold-Seal Adhesives for Medical and Dental Packaging

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:37:52 PM. By Packaging World

Cold-seal adhesives are versatile and well-suited to medical applications. In medical and dental applications, these adhesives are common...

  

Sika at Glasstec/Solarpeq - Increased Mechanical and Process Performance

Posted on 10/26/2012 1:35:32 PM. By Glass on Web

Sika is debuting three new products designed to combine architectural appeal and performance. The new adhesives are dubbed Sikasil® S...

  

Henkel AG & Co KGaA : Adhesin Dilution System Simplifies Sustainable Production in the Tissue Industry

Posted on 10/17/2012 6:42:32 PM. By 4trader.com

In collaboration with specialized equipment manufacturers, Henkel has developed an automatic dilution system for Adhesin concentrated adh...

  

Less is More with Bostik’s ZeroCreep

Posted on 10/17/2012 6:40:25 PM. By Sustainable Nonwovens

It can be challenging to reduce the cost and impact of adhesives when those adhesive comprise only a very small part of the finished prod...

  

A Sucker for Convergent Evolution

Posted on 10/11/2012 2:34:35 PM. By Deep Sea News

In a recent blog post, Chris Mah says starfish tube feet do not adhere to surfaces through the action of a few thousand minuscule suction...

  

Robot Builds Intricate Tools From Sticky Plastic

Posted on 10/11/2012 1:48:09 PM. By New Scientist; Douglas Heaven

Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich's Bio-Inspired Robotics Lab are creating robots that can construct comple...