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The Rotor/Stator Selection Dilemma

August 1, 2002
In a variety of industries, rotor/stator mixers can produce finished dispersions, suspensions or emulsions.
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An Overview of Emulsion Polymers Used in the Adhesives Industry

June 30, 2002
Demand for adhesive emulsions is forecast to expand 4.4 percent per year to 2.3 million metric tons in 2005.
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Focus on Window Construction<br>Bedding System Offers Window Manufacturers Improved Quality and Productivity

May 29, 2002
A new bedding system from National Starch and Chemical Co., Bridgewater, N.J., enables window manufacturers to bond glass to vinyl and wood sashes with greater strength, more quickly and with lower labor requirements.
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Understanding Viscoelastic Damping and Treatments using Typical Adhesive Materials

May 29, 2002
The radiated noise and vibration characteristics of manufactured goods are a common concern for most product designers as they strive to provide products that are "whisper quiet."
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Low-Pressure Injection Molding With Polyamide Hot Melts Offers Key Advantages in Electrical- and Electronic-Component Manufacturing

May 29, 2002
Today's competitive marketplace is forcing manufacturers to re-assess all aspects of production - from raw materials to capital equipment.
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Disc-Operated Pump Increases Product Yield and Quality

May 29, 2002
A chemical processor in the U.K. was experiencing terrible losses in a centrifuge feed of delicate and expensive crystal slurry.
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Focus on Window Construction Sealant Delivers Aggressive Adhesion in Aluminum Window Manufacturing

May 29, 2002
A silicone sealant has been introduced for aluminum window and door manufacturing that delivers aggressive adhesion and outstanding performance in a non-flammable, low-VOC formulation.
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Rule-Based Adhesive-Selection Systems

May 29, 2002
IFF GmbH, Garching, Germany, aspires to extend custom-specific programs with helpful information about bonding technology quickly and at small expense to adhesives users.
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UV/EB-Curable Acrylate Silicones for Release Coatings

May 29, 2002
Rhodia is introducing a full line of free-radical UV/EB acrylate-silicone release-coating chemistries that we believe will provide significant enhancements for UV/EB acrylate-silicone release technology.
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Achieve Higher Quality With Sensor System

April 30, 2002
The technology for controlling this distance has been developed by Precitec, Inc., and is currently being used on a number of robotic and pedestal adhesive stations at some very well-known automotive end-user plants.
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