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Editor's Blog
Susan Sutton, Editor-in-Chief, Integrated Media, discusses topics ranging from pressing industry issues and news to more general information regarding the economy, the housing crunch and more. Site visitors are encouraged to post comments, start a discussion and help build dialogue.

Survey Says!
Kelsey Seidler, Associate Editor, shares results from our weekly ASI E-News reader polls.

The Unfair Advantage

December 10, 2008
We do a lot of talking on this website about adhesives and their different applications, but I’m willing to bet none of my colleagues ever thought they’d see the following
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Is the Sky Falling?

December 9, 2008
According to a recent article on AOL Money & Finance (, the once-thriving recycling industry has pretty much gone belly-up in our current economic crisis. Though great for the planet,
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Motoring Ahead of Ourselves?

December 8, 2008
I was thinking of writing something for this blog about how the collapse of one (or all) of the Big Three could impact the adhesives and sealants industry when I
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Watch Me Innovate this Blog

December 5, 2008
Earlier this week, I attended Cytec’s Hands On Seminar: New Ultraviolet Curable Pressure Sensitive Adhesives for Industrial Applications at Chemsultants International in Mentor, OH, where the theme of the day
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Saying Goodbye to a Friend

December 4, 2008
Normal 0 We’re sad to report that Joe Stevenson, director, Member Services, for the Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc., passed away early Wednesday morning.  A celebration of his life
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Announcing the 2009 Buyers' Guide

December 4, 2008
Normal 0 We’re proud to announce that the 15th annual Buyers’ Guide, a purchasing and applications resource for raw materials, equipment and services used to manufacture adhesives and sealants,
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Our Condolences for Mumbai Attack Victims

December 3, 2008
We at ASI would like to express our heart-felt condolences to the victims and families of the brutal attacks in Mumbai. At least 125 people, including six foreigners, have died
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U.S. Economic Recession a Reality

December 2, 2008
Normal 0 What many Americans have already been saying has now been proven true: The U.S. economy is officially in a recession, according to a CNN Money article.  
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Guggenheim Restoration Complete

December 1, 2008
Normal 0 Congrats to MAPEI, which recently hosted an event at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City to celebrate the completion of the building’s exterior restoration.
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Happy U.S. Thanksgiving

November 25, 2008
Normal 0 The U.S. Census Bureau reports that what many consider to be our nation’s first Thanksgiving took place in December 1621, as the religious separatist Pilgrims held a
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ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

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Handbook of Sealant Technology

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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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