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  1. Toyo Ink America Expands Laminating Ink, Adhesive Lineup For Multilayer Packaging

    Toyo Ink America, LLC, a member of the Toyo Ink Group, recently announced that it has added the TOMOFLEX series of high performance polyester-type, two-component adhesives to its high-barrier packaging solutions lineup

  2. Dual Curing Epoxy Meets Biocompatibility And Cytotoxicity Requirements

    Master Bond UV22DC80-1Med is a single component, nanosilica filled compound featuring a UV and heat curing mechanism. Not only does it pass USP Class VI tests for biocompatibility, but it also meets ISO 10993-5 for cytotoxicity, making it ideal for many applications in the medical device industry

  3. The Sticky Science Of Underwater Adhesives

    Mussels stick to rocks on the seafloor, to aquatic plants, and — to the consternation of boaters — they can hitch rides fastened to seafaring vessels no matter their composition: metals, rubber, glass, wood and more.

  4. Jowat To Showcase PUR Hot Melt Adhesives Not Subject To GHS Labelling At Techtextil 2019

    “Space for Innovation” – In line with the headline of this year’s Techtextil, the adhesives specialist from Detmold will be launching its all-purpose PUR hot melt adhesive for the automotive and textile industries

  5. UV-Curable Epoxies For Dam & Fill Applications

    The “dam & fill” process with two materials is mainly used in cases where a component needs to be protected with an optically-transparent encapsulant or if a conventional glob-top material is too viscous to flow around and underneath fine wires

  6. H.B. Fuller Unveils The Next Generation Of Adhesive Solutions For Woodworking At Ligna 2019

    Leading global adhesive provider, H.B. Fuller (NYSE: FUL) announced today that it will launch a set of new, more sustainable solutions at Ligna 2019 in Hannover, Germany, one of the world's leading trade fairs for all segments of Woodworking business

  7. H.B. Fuller Establishes Engineering Adhesives Business In Japan

    H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL) (CEO: Jim Owens) today announced that it has established H.B. Fuller Japan G.K. (Executive Manager: Zhiwei Cai, Tokyo). H.B. Fuller Japan will strengthen its Engineering Adhesive (EA) businesses in Japan by focusing on high-performance adhesives, including reactive adhesive chemistries and applications

  8. NuFlors And Shannon Specialty Floors To Feature SetaGrip Flooring Technology At The 2019 EFA Expo

    NuFlors, innovator of patent-pending SetaGrip Technology for flooring, will exhibit at the 2019 Environments for Aging (EFA) Conference in Salt Lake City, UT this April. NuFlors was named the Bronze Product Innovation Award winner in 2018 by EFA for the revolutionary, adhesive-free flooring installation technology

  9. Sea Hawk Paints Introduces Premium Epoxy Protection For Non-Optimal Surfaces

    Today Sea Hawk, the world's leading premium nautical coating brand, announced the introduction of a new multi-purpose, surface tolerant, two-part epoxy coating system for protecting ships, offshore marine structures, tanks, pipes and new marine construction projects

  10. Lubrizol Expands Pearlbond Toluene-Free TPU Portfolio For Adhesive Films, Powder & Webs

    The Lubrizol Corporation's Engineered Polymers business announces the addition of a new, toluene-free Pearlbond(TM) thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) for adhesive powders, films and webs