Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives (PSAs)

Features, technology updates and the latest news on pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs), tapes, films, and labels.

ARTICLES

Valfilm Purchases Dow Films Plant

Valfilm North America Inc. recently announced the close of the purchase of The Dow Chemical Co.’s Polyolefin Films plant in Findlay, Ohio.
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H.B. Fuller Adhesive Receives Innovation Award

H.B. Fuller recently announced that its leading core adhesive, CHM-1088ZP, has received the inaugural OUTLOOK Asia Award.
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INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP INC.: L-Clip Tape

A new medium-strength (194 lb/in) filament L-clip tape is now available.
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Shurtape's Helton Named to PSTC Hall of Fame

Wayne Helton, senior vice president of Manufacturing at Shurtape Technologies LLC, has been named to the PSTC 2014 Hall of Fame.


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Victrex to Increase Film Capacity

Victrex recently announced it has invested $25 million (£16 million) to increase its capacity to supply APTIV® film.
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Top 5 News that Sticks

Readers Most Interested in New Avery Dennison President and COO

Last week, a leadership change at Avery Dennison garnered the most interest.
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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MACtac Receives Labeling Certifications

MACtac® Performance Adhesive Group recently announced it has expanded its BS 5609:1986 certifications for chemical container labeling.
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FLEXCON: Drum Labels

This company has collaborated with ITW Security and Brand Identity Group to qualify a combination of drum label materials and resin thermal transfer ribbons that meet the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) standard.
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3M: Marking Tapes

This company has released the first product in a series for marking and locating the path of underground plastic pipes.
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Momentive Announces Two Expansions

Momentive Performance Materials Inc. recently announced it has commissioned two new expansions at its Rayong, Thailand, manufacturing facility.
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EVENTS

Industry

2015 Adhesion Society Annual Meeting

2/20/15
Marriott Savannah Riverfront
Savannah, GA
United States

The 2015 Adhesion Society Annual Meeting will address adhesion science and technology.

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Industry

Spring Convention & EXPO

4/20/15
Gaylord Opryland Resort
Nashville, TN
United States

The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) is a North American trade association dedicated to representing the adhesive and sealant industry.

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Industry

TAPPI European PLACE Conference

5/11/15
Nice
France

Take advantage of multiple networking opportunities with technical professionals working in flexible packaging, laminations, adhesives, coatings, and extrusions.

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Industry

TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Nanomaterials

6/22/15
Atlanta, GA
United States

Explore a world of possibilities for opening the door to new markets by unlocking the potential of renewable biomaterials.

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Industry

Pack Expo

9/28/15
Las Vegas, NV
United States
PACK EXPO Las Vegas will take place from September 28-30, 2015. Read More

Multimedia

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ASI April 2014 Photo Gallery

Our April 2014 issue is now available!

Podcasts

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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