Welcome to ASI’s annual Buyers’ Guide, a purchasing and applications resource for raw materials, equipment and services used to manufacture adhesives and sealants, pressure sensitives, and adhesives and sealants products such as tapes and labels. The Buyers’ Guide also includes supplier details for finished adhesives and sealants.
Longtime readers of this column may note that I have always been a fan of silicone sealants; however, I worked for a manufacturer of these materials for many years, so I hope I can be totally objective. I have no doubt that the durability and longevity of silicones cannot be exceeded in most applications. However, I can offer you several observations from my personal experience using them at home.
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
Developed in close collaboration an industry advisory board, the The 4th Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing Summit 2017 will feature a new agenda which will examine the latest joining, forming & surface treatment technologies and their applications for mixed material structures. Read More
Over recent years of polyurethane materials’ implementing has consistently been picked up steam in different industries all over the world. From tiny medical devices to the roof insulation of the highest skyscrapers, polyurethane-based product applications are wide and varied
Taking place June 19-22, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, California, the 2017 Advanced Automotive Battery Conference (AABC) includes a technical program with short courses, two R&D symposia, two conference tracks, and a co-located symposium. Read More
PSE Europe 2017 offers the PU industry a dedicated marketplace where raw material manufacturers as well as equipment and system suppliers will meet with a professional audience of buyers and users looking for innovative technology and bespoke solutions. Read More
CIAME2017 attracts about 800 exhibitors and more than 50,000 professional visitors from 23 countries and regions, as well as embassies and trade and business associations of these nations. At CIAME2017, you will see and touch the latest and most advanced products and technologies in the automotive manufacturing sector. Read More
The FEICA Conference and EXPO is firmly established as the premier event for Europe’s adhesive and sealant industry, providing essential insights into the key issues affecting the industry and ample networking opportunities for formulators and raw materials suppliers to discuss the latest trends and wider business environment. Read More
Manufacturing is growing and changing… moving from low value repetitive assembly to high value, technology-rich products and services. To serve the evolving needs of East Coast industry, SME produces this exclusive event focused on the aerospace, defense, and medical industries. These three major industries are driving change through their supply chains and leading the way in innovation and collaboration. Read More