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  1. Scapa Healthcare Introduces A Second-Generation Hydrocolloid Adhesive
    3/21/2019

    Scapa Healthcare, a leading strategic outsource partner of skin friendly turn-key solutions, announces the availability of Scapa Soft-Pro® Hydrocolloid Gen II, a proprietary breathable, absorbent and repositionable adhesive for ostomy and medical device fixation, advanced wound care and first aid applications

  2. Silver Conductive, One Component Epoxy Cures At 80°C
    3/12/2019

    Master Bond Supreme 3HTS-80 is a one part, silver filled epoxy adhesive that is not premixed and frozen and features an unlimited working life at room temperature. “While typical heat activated epoxies require 250°F to 350°F to cure, Supreme 3HTS-80 cures at 175°F to 185°F within 2-3 hours” says Rohit Ramnath, Senior Product Engineer

  3. Thermally Conductive, Flame Retardant Encapsulant Passes FAR 25.853(a) Test
    2/25/2019

    Master Bond EP93AOFR is a two part epoxy that may be used in encapsulation and potting applications, as well as in bonding, sealing and coating. According to Rohit Ramnath, Senior Product Engineer, "This flame retardant non-halogenated system is not only thermally conductive, 9-10 BTU•in/ft2•hr•°F [1.30-1.44 W/(m•K)], but it is also a reliable electrical insulator with a volume resistivity greater than 1014ohm-cm

  4. PURUS Announces Availability Of BioHybrid™ Adhesive Mats
    2/21/2019

    PURUS, a leading supplier of cleanroom matting, paper, and glove liners in North America and Europe, announced immediate availability of their BioHybrid™ Adhesive Mat

  5. UPM Raflatac Launches New Hotmelt Adhesive For Demanding Wine, Spirits, And Craft Beverage Applications
    2/14/2019

    UPM Raflatac is expanding its portfolio of solutions for wine, spirits, and craft beverage labeling with the introduction of RH30, a new high-performance hotmelt adhesive that brings significant benefits for label converters and brand owners alike

  6. New Hot Melt Adhesives For Everyday Applications
    2/12/2019

    H.B. Fuller will showcase two exciting hot melt, pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) products at ICE Europe 2019. Visit booth 1650, Hall 5, and learn more about the company's scientist-designed technology.

  7. DowDuPont Specialty Products Division Launches New Soft Skin Adhesive for Medical Devices at MD&M West 2019
    2/5/2019

    DowDuPont Specialty Products Division is introducing its new DOW CORNING™ MG 7-1020 Soft Skin Adhesive, the latest addition to a growing portfolio of solutions for skin-adhered medical devices. Based on advanced silicone technology, this unique product delivers strong adhesion and extended wear, as well as design and manufacturing flexibility – while avoiding the skin irritation and discomfort more common with the removal of acrylic adhesives.

  8. AAI Launches First Nanofiber Dry Adhesive Products At ShearGrip.Com
    2/1/2019

    After spending most of 2018 focused on transitioning from a lab-scale process to commercial product, Akron-based start-up Akron Ascent Innovations is proud to announce that products backed with ShearGrip, the first nanofiber dry adhesive, are now available at ShearGrip.com

  9. New ‘Thin Range’ Label Stock From HERMA
    1/31/2019

    Introducing a new, lightweight label stock featuring thinner label paper (70 g/m2) and an especially adapted adhesive, HERMA now offers label printers the opportunity to save costs, space, and resources

  10. Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc: Acquisition Of Sealantis
    1/31/2019

    Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc (AIM: AMS), the surgical and advanced wound care specialist company, today announces it has acquired Sealantis Limited (“Sealantis”), a developer of an alginate-based tissue adhesive technology platform, for $US 25m (approximately £19m) in cash with royalties due until December 2027 on sales of any of its products that are currently in development