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Loctite® Medical Seminars Reach Milestone

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Loctite® Medical Seminars Reach Milestone

Press release date: May 30, 2006

On-Site Adhesive Seminar Program Trains 2000th Medical Engineer Rocky Hill, Conn. - May 30, 2006... For the past six years, engineers and technical representatives from Henkel Corporation have traveled to customer facilities around the world to conduct private, on-site medical adhesive training programs for manufacturing, product, and design engineers producing today's groundbreaking medical devices. Henkel's unique educational program achieved a significant milestone this week by enrolling and training its 2000th medical design engineer. The Medical On-Site Technology Seminars were developed to provide Henkel customer companies with in-depth information on available adhesive technologies and capabilities for medical device bonding and assembly. From a list of 11 key topics, participating engineers may customize their seminar to be of direct relevance to their design and manufacturing challenges. Seminar topics include biocompatibility testing, sterilization resistance, matching substrates and adhesives, latest adhesive technologies, light cure adhesives and equipment, instant adhesives, joint design, and other topics. For more information or to schedule a Loctite® Medical On-Site Technology Seminar, contact 1-800-LOCTITE, go to or e-mail "Henkel - A Brand like a Friend". Henkel is a leader with brands and technologies that make people's lives easier, better and more beautiful. Henkel, a Fortune Global 500 company, operates in three strategic business areas - Home Care, Personal Care, and Adhesives, Sealants and Surface Treatment. In fiscal 2005 Henkel generated sales of 11.974 billion euros. More than 50,000 employees work for Henkel worldwide. People in approximately 125 countries around the world trust in brands and technologies from Henkel. Contact: Paula Zakrzewski Shepard (860) 228-8056


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