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Less Odor and Skinning With Stabilized Mercaptans for Curing Epoxies

Mercaptans have been used commercially for over 25 years to cure epoxies.
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Tensile Tester Features Voice Actuation for Hands-Free Operation

The ESLTest II is the industry’s first tensile-testing system that features voice actuation for hands-free testing.
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Henkel Extends its Grip on the Adhesives Industry

Henkel has recently extended its grip on this $21-billion to $23-billion industry via its recent $400-million purchase of Dexter’s Specialty Polymers business.
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Butyl Emulsions Offer New Options Adhesives Formulators

This article focuses on the chemical and physical properties of aqueous elastomer emulsions.
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Dedicated Controllers Help Manufacture Retractable Syringes

An innovative medical-device manufacturer has developed a new product that addresses the number one concern of healthcare workers – accidental “sticks” with contaminated needles.
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Meter/Mix/Dispense System Meets Critical Mix Ratios in Abrasive Urethane Application

The right dispense system can turn ideas into product and productivity into profit.
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Resistant Epoxy is Key to Expanding Display Terminals

The development of epoxies with low thermal-expansion rates is a critical factor in the recent move towards larger liquid crystal displays (LCDs).
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Foaming Affects Rheology, Performance of Adhesives for Paper Laminating

Reichhold developed the TRIAD™ adhesive-modification system initially for the single-face laminating industry.
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Fumed Silica Controls Rheology of Adhesives and Sealants

Rheological properties of liquid polymer systems are of enormous industrial importance.
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Fast-Cure Urethane Solution Helps Make Skate Parks Forever Lasting

Scituate Concrete Pipe was asked to provide a skate park for its native town of Scituate, Mass.
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ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

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2014 September

Our September issue features articles focusing on high-tech applications and raw materials, as well as a preview of the ASC Fall Convention and Expo. Check it out today!

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Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

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ASI 2014 Buyers GuideASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 

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