Green Products/Applications

OSHA to Provide Relief from GHS Compliance Deadline

The U.S. Occupational Health and Safety Association (OSHA) has agreed to provide enforcement relief from the June 1, 2015, compliance deadline for implementation of the Global Harmonization Standard (GHS).
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Emerald Kalama Receives Responsible Care Award

The Cefic European Chemical Industry Council recently awarded Emerald Kalama Chemical BV the 2014 European Responsible Care Energy Efficiency Award.
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Focus On: Sailing on Solar with Structural Adhesives

One solar-powered boat won the world championship with the help of structural adhesives.

The DONG Energy Solar Challenge is a highly competitive solar boat race that generates some of the most dynamic designs and construction techniques in composite technology and sustainability.


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Environmentally Sound Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Tape Manufacturing

RTM certification acknowledges and raises the visibility of PSTC member companies that invest in being responsible tape manufacturers.

In an uncertain and changing world, the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council’s (PSTC) Responsible Tape Manufacturer (RTM) program is helping member companies that manufacture pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape products to demonstrate that their products are made in a responsible manner with regard to the environment, people, facilities, and quality systems.


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UV/Vis Energy-Cure Adhesives and Sealants: Industry Trends, Chemistry, and Packaging

Applications for energy-cured coatings, adhesives and sealants have grown rapidly.

With governments and corporations increasingly emphasizing innovation, advanced materials, new energy technologies, and sustainability, applications for energy-cured coatings, adhesives, and sealant systems have grown rapidly.


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Handicapping the Field: How Next-Generation Solar PV Materials Will Emerge into the Market

The search is on for materials platforms that improve the conversion efficiency of solar panels.

The solar panel industry now seems back on track following the boom-and-bust period.


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Focus On: Adhesives and Coatings Manufacturer Undergoes an Environmental Upgrade

Innovative energy-efficient equipment will help LORD reduce its environmental impact.

LORD Corp. has completed the installation of new, innovative energy-efficient equipment, including a sustainable management control system, at its Bowling Green, Ky., facility.


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Regulatory Review: Signs of Potential Prop 65 Revisions and their Impact for the Adhesives and Sealants Industry

An explanation of some of the core elements of a Prop 65 revision currently under consideration.

Signs, signs, everywhere there’s signs / Blocking up the scenery, breaking up my mind / Do this, don’t do that, can’t you read the sign? —Five Man Electrical Band (1971)


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Editor's Memo: Taking Things Easy?

Maybe the goal shouldn't be taking things "easy" so much as using and enjoying our time wisely.

If you’re anything like me, the concept of “taking things easy” is totally foreign.


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Global Market for Energy-Efficient Construction Technologies to Reach $60.2 Billion in 2019

The global market for energy-efficient technologies in commercial buildings is expected to grow to more than $60.2 billion by 2019.
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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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