Items Tagged with 'hot melts'

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Emerging Hot-Melt Technologies for Package and Container Sealing

New technology has eliminated many of the drawbacks of the previous generation of hot-melt adhesive equipment.
April 1, 2014

Package and container sealing is a key component of today’s complex manufacturing processes. Manufacturers require a system that quickly delivers consistently applied adhesive while fitting into streamlined packaging lines. Many companies turn to hot-melt adhesive delivery systems for their packaging needs.


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Focus On: Adhesive Suppliers and Manufacturers Make Strides in Serving the Packaging Sector

A key requirement of any leading adhesive company is not only to meet customers' needs but to predict them.
April 1, 2014

From the first recorded use of industrial adhesives during the time of the pharaohs in Egypt until today, our industry has had two consistent driving forces: the changing needs of the industries we serve, and the innovation necessary to meet those needs.


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Rubber-Based Hot-Melt Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives

Rubber-based hot melts show great promise for a wide range of applications in both tapes and labels.
April 1, 2014

The choice of elastomers based on styrene block copolymer (SBC) technology for tapes and labels has traditionally been split between solvent and hot-melt systems.


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Nordson Opens Shanghai Technical Center

March 27, 2014
Nordson Corp. recently announced the opening of a new 2,000-sq-m technical center in Shanghai.
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New Huntsman Facility in Shanghai Draws Most Interest

This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
March 24, 2014

Last week, readers were most interested in news from Huntsman regarding a new Shanghai facility.


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MAPEI Rebranding Effort is Top News

This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
March 10, 2014
Last week, readers were most interested in MAPEI’s rebranding efforts.
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Sneak Peek: ExxonMobil to Significantly Expand Tackifier Production

March 6, 2014
ExxonMobil Chemical Co. has announced plans to build what is reportedly the world’s largest hydrogenated tackifier manufacturing facility.
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Previewing the Adhesive and Sealant Council's Spring Convention and Expo

The event will provide attendees with an in-depth look at major trends and research in the adhesives and sealants industry.
March 1, 2014

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) Spring Convention and Expo will welcome hundreds of visitors from around the world for the 2014 event, which will be held April 28-30 at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Fla.


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FISNAR INC.: Hot-Melt Equipment

February 27, 2014
Anew range of THERMADOSE® hot-melt production equipment is now available.
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NORDSON CORP.: Tank Melters

February 25, 2014
VersaPUR™ adhesive tank melters offer a moisture-curing reactive polyurethane (PUR) adhesive system.
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PSTC Tape Summit 2014

4/28/14
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Nashville, TN
United States

PSTC's Tape Summit 2014 gives professionals unprecedented opportunities to build their PSA tape knowledge base.

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Adhesives 201 - Hot Melt Formulating webinar

5/21/14
United States
The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) announces its Training Academy schedule for 2014 which will include 14 new program titles that includes a blend of 101/201 training, business trends webinars and value-added regulatory topics. Read More

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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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Our April issue focuses on pressure-sensitive adhesives, including a preview of PSTC's 2014 Tape Summit, as well as converting/packaging and composites!

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