Adhesives Magazine

New Products (Week of 6/12/06)

June 14, 2006

ADCO PRODUCTS INC.: Urethane Adhesives

ADCO Products Inc., a designer and manufacturer of adhesives and sealants, recently introduced the TITANĀ® Bonding Systems Professional Series featuring Pro1, a one-hour, all-weather, primerless, non-conductive, high-modulus and isocyanate-free urethane adhesive, and Pro2, a two-hour all-weather urethane adhesive that is also primerless, non-conductive, high-modulus and isocyanate free. The complete TITAN Bonding Systems line of products includes urethane adhesives, glass and body primers, tapes, and cleaners that meet the stringent requirements of ARG professional installers.

For more information, visit http://www.adcocorp.com or call (800) 248-4010.

SBI: Adhesives and Sealants Market Report

Market research publisher Specialists in Business Information (SBI), a division of MarketResearch.com, estimates that the market for sealants and adhesives will grow from $7.9 billion in 2005 to nearly $8.4 billion in 2010. According to Adhesives and Sealants in the U.S., the overall adhesives market in 2005 grew by 2.1% to reach $5.6 billion in shipments, bolstered in part by strong growth in the hot-melt, epoxy, and vinyl tape adhesives sectors. During the same period, sealants faired slightly better in terms of growth, realizing a 3.1% lift over 2004 for a total of $2.2 billion in shipments. Structural sealants, mainly used in the construction and transportation industries, have shown the most promise due to their high performance in many applications. During the period between 2001 and 2005, structural sealants grew at an impressive four-year CAGR of 27%, increasing in market share by a whopping 140% during the same period.

For more information, visit http://www.sbireport.com , call (240) 747-3014 or e-mail tehart@marketresearch.com .