The BPI-certified coatings are reportedly proven to biodegrade in an industrial compost environment and can be used in typical quantities in the applications for which they are designed, with minimal limitations.
August 13, 2020
Michelman recently announced that several of its products have complied with the specifications established by the American Society for Testing and Materials standards ASTM D6400 and D6868 per the terms and conditions of Biodegradable Products Institute’s (BPI) certification program for compostable products.
A reverse lift in the double-planetary mixer reportedly facilitates improved rigidity and more uniform blade-to-vessel clearances without relying on the floor to be completely level.
August 13, 2020
Charles Ross & Son Co. recently announced that its double-planetary mixer is available in a reverse-lift design that raises the vessel to the mixing position, rather than lowering the agitator assembly.
DuPont’s BETASEAL X2500 was named a runner-up, while its BETAMATE 1640 was named a finalist.
August 12, 2020
DuPont recently announced that it has received finalist and runner-up designations in the 2020 Altair Enlighten Award competition, an awards program in the automotive industry dedicated to vehicle lightweighting.
Scott Copeland joined RPM in 2012 as director of corporate development, before being promoted to serve as senior director of corporate development and, most recently, senior director of financial planning and analysis.
August 11, 2020
RPM International Inc. recently announced that Scott Copeland has been named vice president of financial planning and analysis.
Over the long term, Covestro plans to align its entire production, its range of products and solutions, and all areas to the circular concept.
August 11, 2020
Covestro recently announced that it considers itself to be on a clear course and well-positioned for the rest of the year, following a challenging first six months as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
The economic toll of the global COVID-19 pandemic is vast and ongoing. According to Bill Allmond, president of The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC), member companies have experienced varying degrees of difficulty, and those difficulties have likely evolved over the course of the crisis.
Additive Electronics Conference: PCB Scale to IC Scale examines the manufacturing and design processes enabling line width and space from .003 in. to 5 microns, as well as other new advanced technologies intended to meet the ever-increasing challenges of smaller, lighter, and more powerful electronic devices.
With a focus on the process chain of joining/bonding by means of gluing, molding, sealing, and foaming, Bondexpo offers detailed and system solutions for present and future challenges in the field of joining and bonding a broad range of materials.
Co-located with the Pigment and Color Science Forum, the TiO2 World Summit offers insightful presentations from industry experts and opportunities to connect with thought leaders and key players in the industry.
A virtual event in 2020, The ASSEMBLY Show focuses exclusively on assembly technology, equipment, and products. Registered attendees will enjoy advance access to the virtual platform, flexible scheduling, access to all sessions streaming on-demand, virtual networking, live chat and appointment making, and the opportunity to engage with experienced assembly manufacturing professionals.
A virtual event in 2020, this year's program will continue to feature a PSTC update and three keynote presentations, which will serve as support and a resource to help members during this public health emergency. Read More
This comprehensive two-day technical short course, co-located with the ASC Annual Convention & EXPO, will focus on the foundation needed to excel in the development, manufacture, and use of adhesives and sealants.