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An Alternate to Dispensing

Stencil printing of adhesives
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Assembly Ease

"Next generation" adhesive dispensers give today's global manufacturers greater accuracy, better process control and international ease-of-use
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Leading the Charge

From wafer production and IC protection to chassis and DC cord, GE Advanced Materials can provide "wing-to-wing" electrical/electronics application coverage
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Redispersible Powders for Sealing Slurries

Mixing two-component flexible cementitious sealing slurries on-site immediately before use may soon become a thing of the past. A redispersible polymer powder has been developed that enables the formulation of one-component products. Polymer powders of this type can also be used successfully, in other ‘elastic' applications, such as highly flexible tile adhesives
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Sealants Succeed

Advances in technology and performance of specific sealants drive demand, according to study
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How Sweet It Is

Sugar-based edible adhesive developed
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Extreme Elasticity

New adhesives move into the construction industry
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A Clear Choice

A new acrylic latex, developed for use primarily in "true clear" sealant applications, sets new performance standards for total solids/low shrinkage, dry time, rate of clearing, and ultimate color and clarity. Additional benefits of this caulk/sealant binder are low thickener demand and very low surface tack in formulated products
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Silicone-Adhesive Interactions In Release Liner Applications

This article discusses aspects of silicone anchorage on paper substrates and examines a case study based on a splicing tape application in which adhesive affected the anchorage of the silicone
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PSAs: The Foundation of Membrane Switch Success

Membrane switches can be found everywhere in our day-to-day lives - from the control pad on a microwave to teh remote control for a hospital bed. But a switch is only as good as its components, and pressure-sensitive adhesives play a crucial role in ensuring component success
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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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