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A Recap of the Adhesives & Sealants Industry

The following article resulted from an interview with Dr. William E. Broxterman, president of the ChemQuest Group, Inc.
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How Production Conditions Influence UV-PSA Properties

It is this second point that was the focus for this comprehensive study: investigating the relationships between the performance of UV PSAs and the UV-curing conditions.
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Thermoset Adhesive Offers Speed and Strength for Custom Cabinetry

With business at Cabinetworks custom cabinetry quadrupling in just two and a half years, it seems more homeowners are spoiling themselves.
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Water-Based Adhesives Forecast to Match Industry Growth

The adhesives industry had sales of $5.6 billion in 1999, excluding urea-formaldehyde, phenolic and starch binders.
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Molecular Structure, Mechanical Behavior and Adhesion Performance of PSAs

The adhesion performance of pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs) is determined by three properties: tack, peel strength and shear resistance.
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Additive-Indispensable Materials

The U.S. adhesives and sealants industry consumed 300 million pounds of additives in 1999 valued at $325 million.
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The New Century of Adhesives

Experts have their say on the future of the industry.
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Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Testing

Many adhesives exhibit different properties when subjected to variations in temperature.
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One-Pack Epoxy Adhesive Systems: New Technologies, New Applications

Competitive pressures have driven manufacturers to improve productivity, increase product quality and reduce product-handling hazards.
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Supplier Meets Automaker's Expectations

Using design of experiments (DOE), a supplier of thermally conductive insulation recently solved an adhesive-liner problem encountered while supplying its Detroit-automaker cust- omer.
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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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We're covering high-tech applications, mixer technologies, the packaging of adhesives and sealants, and more in our January 2015 issue. Don't miss it!

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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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