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  1. Scapa Healthcare Granted European Patent For New Hydrocolloid Adhesive Composition

    Scapa Healthcare, a global strategic outsource partner of skin friendly turn-key solutions, has been granted a European patent for a hydrocolloid adhesive composition featuring coconut oil, which promotes skin moisturization

  2. Sika Automotive Earns Accolades From Frost & Sullivan For Its Range Of Next-Generation Automotive Adhesives

    Based on its recent analysis of the North America automotive adhesives and sealants market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Sika Automotive (Sika) with the 2018 North America Product Leadership Award for its best-in-class range of automotive adhesives

  3. Inspired By Feet

    Geckos, spiders and beetles have shown us how to do it: thanks to special adhesive elements on their feet, they can easily run along ceilings or walls. The science of bionics tries to imitate and control such biological functions, for technological applications and the creation of artificial materials

  4. Velcro Companies Unveils First Hook-To-Hook Flexible Package Closure System With Sealant Layer

    Velcro Companies today introduced VELCRO® Brand PRESS-LOK® Advanced closure a hook-to-hook closure system with a unique sealant technology that allows manufacturers to quickly and easily integrate the closures with their flexible packages and pouches

  5. Bostik Completes The Acquisition Of The Industrial Adhesives Of Nitta Gelatin

    Bostik completed the acquisition of the industrial adhesives of Nitta Gelatin Inc. by the Bostik-Nitta joint-venture in Japan, on 1st August 2018

  6. Rapid Adoption Of High-Performance Products Drives Global Automotive Adhesives And Sealant Market Growth

    Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis of the Global Automotive Adhesives and Sealants Market reveals that increased adoption of high-performance products such as crash safety adhesives, liquid applied sound deadeners (LASD), advanced high-temperature-resistant silicones, and water-borne acrylics are expected to drive new growth opportunities and revenues.

  7. For Efficient End-Of-Line Processes: Jowat SE Showcases High-Performance Adhesives At The FachPack 2018

    Understand, Bond, Perform: Adhesives specialist Jowat will attend this year’s FachPack, one of Europe’s most important trade fairs for the packaging industry, to present its portfolio of innovative, high-performance PO hot melts for the bonding of cartons, trays and folding boxes

  8. Tekra, A Division Of EIS, Inc. Adds Lidding And Sealant Food Packaging Polyester Films

    Tekra, A Division of EIS, Inc., has expanded its film products to include DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) manufactured Mylar polyester films designed for lidding and sealant food packaging applications

  9. Water-Based Adhesive Laminating Offers Product Flexibility

    Water-based adhesive laminating services provide consumer and industrial products companies with a cost-effective means to produce a variety of products. American Custom Converting (ACC), which delivers custom converting solutions across a wide range of industries, is a trusted provider of laminating services in the United States.

  10. Two Part Epoxy Adhesive For Structural Bonding Features Long Pot Life

    Master Bond EP21ND-LP was created for structural bonding applications involving large surface areas. It has an advantageously long working life of 2-4 hours at 75°F for a 100 gram mass. Its smooth paste consistency makes it convenient to apply and use