This company has launched a high R.I. ultraviolet (UV) and visible light curable optical adhesive NOA 170 (R.I. 1.70). This is reportedly the highest refractive index optical adhesive available in the world, and the first to be offered by a manufacturer in the U.S. Norland Products plans to leverage this technology to increase performance for its market leading applications.

“This new high R.I. UV and visible light curable optical adhesive enables significant performance improvements while offering design flexibility for our customers to create and manufacture high performance optical components,” said Tim Norland, president. “This product builds on our leadership in high-value adhesives and will have broad applications in numerous markets, including military and commercial optics, waveguides, fiber optics, LEDs, and displays.”

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