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Carbon Dioxide-Based Polycarbonate Polyols for Polyurethane Systems

PPC polyols are a sustainable, low-cost option with performance properties exceeding those of conventional polyols in polyurethane RHM adhesives.

Traditional polyurethane reactive hot-melt (RHM) adhesives make use of blends of polyester, polyether and, in rare cases, conventional petroleum-based polycarbonate polyols.


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W.F. TAYLOR CO. INC.: Renewable Adhesives

This company has announced the availability of its new, patented TruRenew™ Premium Bio-Renewable Adhesive™ product line.
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SHAW INDUSTRIES GROUP INC.: Bio-Renewable Carpet Tile Adhesive

Shaw Industries Group Inc. recently announced the introduction of a new bio-renewable adhesive for use with its commercial carpet tile products.
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Readers Most Interested in Henkel Supplier Awards

Last week, readers were most interested Henkel Adhesive Technologies' announcement of its supplier awards.
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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RS INDUSTRIAL INC.: Sustainable Adhesive Dots

ECO-Squares™ are reportedly the first-ever adhesive dots conscientiously developed from biodegradable materials.
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Eco-Friendly Adhesives for Converting and Packaging

Starch-based adhesives offer a number of benefits in converting and packaging applications.

Packagers and converters are always seeking the most efficient, cost-effective adhesives. Many times, synthetics are not the most reliable solutions. This is especially true in an era when U.S. companies of all types are encouraged to find more environmentally friendly options.


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AkzoNobel Announces Plan to Develop Green Raw Materials

AkzoNobel recently announced it has partnered with cleantech company Photanol to develop a process for harnessing the power of the sun to make chemicals.
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Dow Automotive and LORD Development Agreement Retains Top Spot

For the second consecutive week, readers were most interested in a development agreement between Dow Automotive and LORD.
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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"Boring" Boron and Adhesives

Boron plays an important role in the formulation of adhesives.

Considering the massive market size of adhesives and their importance in almost all sectors of materials and applications, boron likely plays a small yet definitive role in the adhesives industry.


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Waterbornes Help Spur Global Adhesive and Sealant Market Growth

The global market for adhesives and sealants is expected to grow at a considerable rate, due to technological advancements and product innovation.
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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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