Raw Materials and Chemicals

Understanding the Role of Fumed Silica in Adhesives and Sealants Formulations

Fumed silica offers a variety of benefits for adhesives and sealants.
By Christopher Galli and Elizabeth Sims
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Formulators use particles to enhance the functionality of existing polymer matrices for adhesive and sealant products.


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Focus On: One Supplier to the Adhesives and Sealants Industry is Finding Diamonds in the Rough

New product ideas are just waiting to be discovered.
By Jim Charron
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The next time you’re in a car, take a close look at the many different materials inside and outside that are bonded together.


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Adhesive and Sealant Council 2014 Fall Convention and Expo

The event will include concurrent technical sessions, an Expo and multiple networking opportunities
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Delegates from around the world will gather at The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) Fall Convention and Expo, scheduled to take place October 20-22 at the Hyatt Regency Greenville in Greenville, S.C.


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Q&A About Polyurethane: Coatings Raw Materials

Can you provide some general information regarding coatings raw materials?
By Dr. Jeffrey F. Dormish
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I am familiar with formulating polyurethanes for adhesive applications, but would like to learn more about coatings raw materials in order to provide a broader product profile to my customers. Can you provide some general information?


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Editor's Memo: Adhesives and Sealants Contribute to Mind-Blowing Progress

It really is mind-boggling to consider just how pervasive adhesives and sealants are in our daily lives.
By Susan Sutton
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Nearly everything we take for granted today could be considered high-tech, especially when looked at from the perspective of the past.


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Pilot Chemical Receives Private Business of the Year Award

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Pilot Chemical Co. recently announced it has received the 2014 Private Business of the Year Award in the 51+ Years in Business category from the University of Cincinnati.
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Yang Appointed Michelman Regional Sales Manager

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Michelman recently announced it has hired Richard Yang as its new Regional Sales manager, Asia-Pacific, Chemical Specialties, and Country Manager, China.
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Novomer Appoints German Distributor

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Nordmann, Rassmann will distribute commercial quantities of Novomer’s new 1,000- and 2,000-molecular-weight Converge PPC polyols.
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Herbst Named Emerald Kalama Marketing Director

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Emerald Kalama Chemical, a business group of Emerald Performance Materials, recently announced that Wendy Herbst has joined the group as director of Marketing for the K-FLEX® platform.


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ExxonMobil Appoints Two Vice Presidents

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ExxonMobil Corp. recently announced its Board of Directors has elected David S. Rosenthal vice president and controller, and Jeffrey J. Woodbury vice president of investor relations and secretary.


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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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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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