Finished Adhesives and Sealants

Technology and application updates, as well as the latest news and in-depth features involving finished adhesives and sealants.

ARTICLES

3M to Gain Control of Sumitomo 3M Ltd.

July 22, 2014
Upon completion of the cash transaction, 3M will own 100% of Sumitomo 3M Ltd.
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Top 5 News that Sticks

Electronics Adhesives Market is Top News

The Asia-Pacific region’s influence on the electronics adhesives market drew the most reader interest last week.
July 21, 2014
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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Adhesive Prices Expected to Rise

July 21, 2014
Adhesive prices are anticipated to rise moderately on the back of rebounding activity in downstream markets.
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HENKEL: LED-Compatible Products

July 17, 2014
This company has expanded its line of LED-compatible Loctite® adhesives, sealants, potting materials and threadlockers to include 38 products.
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Luescher to Head Sika Global Automotive Finance and Controlling

July 17, 2014
Sika Global Automotive announced that Peter Luescher has been promoted to the position of head of Global Automotive Finance and Controlling.
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ASTM Creates Industrial Biotechnology Committee

July 17, 2014
ASTM International recently announced it has formed a new committee for stakeholders in the field of industrial biotechnology.
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Momentive Releases Sustainability Report

July 16, 2014
Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. and Momentive Performance Materials Inc. recently announced the joint publication of the “Sustainability: 2013” sustainability report.
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Elmer’s Products, Sirrus Partner

July 15, 2014
Sirrus Inc. recently announced the initiation of a development agreement with Elmer’s® Products Inc. to develop consumer products from Sirrus’ ChemilianTM and ForzaTM monomer platforms.
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H.B. Fuller Acquisition Garners Most Interest

Last week, readers were most interested in H.B. Fuller’s acquisition of China-based Tonsan Adhesive.
July 14, 2014
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week.
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PSTC’s RTM Program Gains Momentum

July 10, 2014
More than 20 tape manufacturing companies have engaged in the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council’s (PSTC) Responsible Tape Manufacturer (RTM) certification program since July 8.
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EVENTS

Adhesives 101, Part 2 webinar

3/19/14
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

Sustainability Summit

7/22/14
Hyatt Regency Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
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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SEMICON Taiwan 2014

9/3/14
Taipei City
Taiwan

SEMICON Taiwan is the premier event in Taiwan for microelectronics manufacturing. Connect with the companies, people, products and information shaping the future of design and manufacturing for semiconductors, nanoelectronics, MEMS, Photovoltaics and related advanced electronics. Experience everything that SEMICON Taiwan has to offer - Don't miss it!!

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Labelexpo Americas 2014

9/9/14
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
United States
Labelexpo Americas launched in 1989 and is the largest event for the label and package printing industry in the Americas – with more products, more launches and more live demonstrations! Read More

FEICA European Adhesives & Sealants Conference 2014

9/17/14
Berlin
Germany

The FEICA European Adhesives & Sealants Conference 2014, taking place September 17-19 in Berlin, Germany.

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FEICA 2014 Conference and Expo

9/17/14
Berlin
Germany

FEICA, the Association of the European Adhesive & Sealant Industry is a multinational association representing the interests of the A&S industry throughout Europe.

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Additives 201 Packaging Focus webinar: Part 1, Market and Applications

9/17/14
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

2014 Polyurethanes Technical Conference

9/22/14
Dallas, TX
United States
The 2014 American Chemistry Council Polyurethanes Technical Conference will take place September 22-24 in Dallas, Texas. Read More

Additives 201 Packaging Focus webinar: Part 2, Formulation and Evaluation

9/24/14
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

Northeast L.E.A.N. Conference

10/1/14
Springfield, MA
United States

Whether you are a top manager seeking ideas to motivate and engage your leadership team, a middle manager trying to better understand how to balance improvement and daily management, or a floor employee who wants to take charge of improvement in your department, the two-day Northeast Conference is the single best, most time and cost-effective means to drive your organization to a new, sustainable level of improvement.

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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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