Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Lead Paint Sealant and Treatment Formula features low VOCs.

May 2, 2016

Combining lead treatment reagents, paint penetrators, and water-based paint, Lead Defender® provides up to 95% reduction in lead hazards, controls spread of airborne lead dust by up to 99%, and resists acid rain. Low odor, tintable product delivers smooth finish with max adhesion to variety of surfaces. With low VOCs of less than 15 g/L, Lead Defender® can be used as All-in-One interior primer, lead sealant, and top coat, or as exterior primer and lead sealer prior to standard exterior topcoat. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

MBK Offers "Green" Tape Solutions Helping Heal Our Planet

April 25, 2016

MBK Tape Solutions Chatsworth, CA – MBK has always been on the forefront of exploring new PSA Pressure Sensitive Adhesive technology, in turn, offering more “green” tape solutions to their broad customer base. Emulsion based, hot melt and UV cured tapes do not omit VOC’s that typical solvent based tapes have in them during their curing/ drying process. The pure nature of how these tapes... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Green & Clean

Wood Flooring Adhesive offers unlimited subfloor moisture control.

April 13, 2016

Supreme Green DriTac 7800 lets end-users install engineered plank, solid wood plank, and bamboo flooring without any restriction on width, length, or thickness. Offering sound and moisture control, this single-component, 5-in-1 hybrid polymer wood flooring adhesive isolates old cutback adhesive, acts as crack suppressant, and includes bond only option. Formula facilitates cleaning off surface of hardwood flooring (wet or dry) and contains zero isocyanates, zero VOCs, zero solvents. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings

Thread-Locker Gel eliminates running and dripping.

April 8, 2016

Available in 3 strengths, Resbond™ 907TSG provides high-temperature, thermally stable, electrically insulating, and chemical-resistant seals up to 2,100°F. Product comes in Blue Standard for general purpose use, Red High Strength for vibrating applications, and Gold High Strength to fill large gap widths. Packaged in 4 oz applicator bottles, gel goes exactly where is is applied and cures at room temperature. Typical uses include screws, nuts, bolts, pipe threads, fittings, bearings, and studs. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Paints & Coatings

Cementitious Resurfacer offers 70-minute pot life.

April 6, 2016

Containing Part A Epoxy, Part B Hardener, and Part C Mortar, Dura-Plate® 2300 patches and fills voids and bugholes in concrete and masonry structures. Water-based product provides hard surface with optimized adhesion that minimizes potential for pin-holing and outgassing problems typically associated with coating concrete. Dura-Plate 2300 can be dry to touch in 3–4 hours and cures for immersion in 12 hours at 75°F. Offered in flat concrete gray, product can be applied at minimum of 40°F. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Awarded the Steel Tank Institute's 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year Award for New Envirolastic® Polyaspartic Urethanes

April 5, 2016

Polyaspartic Technology Provides Adhesion and Corrosion Resistance, Color and Gloss Retention CLEVELAND, OHIO – Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings was awarded the Steel Tank Institute (STI) 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year for its EnviroLastic® Polyaspartic coatings at STI’s annual meeting in partnership with the Steel Plate Fabricators Association. The foundation of the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Covalon to Present SurgiClear(TM) at AORN Surgical Conference and Expo

April 4, 2016

MISSISSAUGA, ON, – Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, today announced that it will be featuring SurgiClear™ at the Association of periOperative Registered Nurse's (AORN) Surgical Conference and Expo, the largest international gathering of perioperative registered nurses worldwide. SurgiClear™ is one of the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Hot Melt Encapsulant offers thermal conductivity.

April 1, 2016

With ability to transfer heat through encapsulating layer, Thermally Conductive Technomelt® offers dual-function performance in single material solution. Product can be melted, molded, and cooled under low pressure, delivering encapsulation technique that protects delicate circuitry and PCB assemblies, while forming self-enclosed housing and enabling heat dissipation. Offering thermal conductivity of more than 0.5 W/m-K, product is suited for LED drivers, power supplies, and solar inverters. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Removable Hot Melt Material streamlines substrate coating.

March 31, 2016

Formulated to allow accelerated, precise deposition in small areas, slump-resistant Technomelt® AS 8998 is compatible with automated dispensing systems and offers peel-off approach to masking specific components or designated PCB areas that must remain free of any applied protective coatings. This silicone- and halogen-free, RoHS-compliant material, which solidifies upon cooling, ensures accurate coverage only where needed and without any material migration. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings, Services

Chemcoaters Addresses EQ Controversy Directly

March 22, 2016

“G40 hot dip galvanized with Intercoat® ChemGuard will substantially outperform G235 and offer a much lower overall cost,” states director of sales  marketing Mike Tieri In a forceful announcement made today, Chemcoaters, Inc. (Gary, Indiana) directly addressed the EQ (Equivalent Coating) controversy with the statement above, attributed to Mike Tieri, Director of Sales & Marketing for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Green & Clean

Lead Paint Sealant/Treatment is formulated for safety, efficacy.

March 14, 2016

Applied via paint sprayer, brush, or roller, Lead Defender® is formulated with lead treatment reagents made with food-grade additives for natural binding properties. Blend provides human bioavailability reduction in case of accidental ingestion of treated lead paint dust/chips. Adhesion reduces prep time and supports application on diverse surface types. Integrated technology seals and treats lead and lead dust in lead-based paint, and blend of minerals resist environmental leaching breakdown. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

ETFE Adhesive chemically bonds to engineered plastics.

March 10, 2016

Able to bond to dissimilar materials, such as polyamides, polyethylenes, and metals, Fluon® ETFE LH-8000 is suited for producing multilayer structures in one-step process without surface treatment. Chemical-resistant product has ultra-low melting point of 180–190°C, and offers wide processing temperature range between melting point and onset of degradation (350°C). Typical applications include chemical bags, hot water hoses, and anti-stick conveyor belts. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dymax SpeedMask® Masking Resins to be Showcased at MRO Americas

March 1, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation will showcase SpeedMask® line of masking resins in Booth #4211 at MRO Americas, scheduled to take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.  SpeedMask products replace tapes, waxes, lacquers and fixtures while offering reliable protection against most metal-finishing process environments. SpeedMask... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Quart Sized Brush-On Instant Blackeners for Metals Provide Quick Fixes for Touchups or Small Scale Finishing

February 29, 2016

Eden Prairie, Minnesota – Birchwood Technologies 3 brush-on metal blackeners--Presto Black® BST4, Antique Black® M24, and Aluma Black® A14 are now available in smaller, quart sized (32 oz.) bottles for easier application and handling, at a new lower price point. Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On Ideal for most iron and steel components, Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On is designed for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Toughened One Component Epoxy for Chip Coating Applications Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

February 24, 2016

Formulated for many electronic applications, Master Bond Supreme 3HTND-2CCM is a multifunctional epoxy that is well suited for chip coating, glob top and die attach applications as well as for bonding, sealing and encapsulation. Since it is a one part system, it does not require mixing and has an “unlimited” working life at room temperature. This epoxy passes NASA low outgassing tests which... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Silicone-Free Tapes target aerospace composite industry.

February 22, 2016

Suited for low out-gassing applications requiring EMS 595, High Temperature Silicon-Free Adhesive Tapes include DW915-1 and DW915-2 polyester tapes for composite Lay-up; DW716-2HD PTFE tape for use as composite tool coat; DW379 printable glass tape for aerospace blanket seaming; and DW417 consisting of flexible dead soft foil supplied on release liner, suitable as heat shield tape. All are suitable for aerospace, automotive, and electronic applications. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Anti-Slip Paints withstand tough industrial applications.

February 19, 2016

By providing textured coating, Good Grip® Anti-Slip Paints eliminate dangerous, slick surfaces almost anywhere in just one coat. Epoxy resin formula adheres to wood, fiberglass, cement, and most materials. Paints dry tack-free in 60 minutes, are fully cured in 24 hours, and are resistant to oil, gas, and most chemicals. Meeting OSHA recommended static coefficient of friction, paints are suitable for interior or exterior use on floors, stairs, ladders, ramps, tool handles, and railings. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Material Highlight: 3M 442F

February 12, 2016

This month's material highlight features 3M's 442F double-coated adhesive tapes. The 442F features a thin polyester film carrier that provides dimensional stability and improved handling with ease of die-cutting and laminating. 442F comes standard with 3M Adhesive 830. The 830 is a firm rubber adhesive system that provides a combination of good adhesion, good temperature performance,... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Conductive Adhesive has low-temperature cure capability.

February 11, 2016

Designed for circuit assembly applications, EMS 618-116 cures in 30 min at 100°C or faster at elevated temperatures and forms high-strength, high-reliability conductive interconnects. This conductive adhesive, as low-temperature cure, single-part system, specifically suits static drain and EMI/RFI shielding applications.<br /> Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fasteners & Hardware

Warm Edge Spacer System is suited for decorative glass.

February 10, 2016

Usable in single- or dual-seal constructions, DecoSeal offers all-in-one sealant and spacer system for decorative glass used in windows and doors. Warm edge spacer system wraps around perimeter of decorative panel and is then placed between 2 additional lites for efficient insulated glass unit. Benefits include low moisture vapor transmission rate, concentrated desiccant layer, and low profile that accommodates secondary sealing or structural reinforcement in large lites. Read More