Adhesives & Sealants

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Hybrid Adhesive features structural cyanoacrylate technology.

October 1, 2014

Combining bond strength of structural epoxy with speed of instant adhesive, Loctite® 4090™ offers rapid, high-strength bonding to range of substrates, including metals, most plastics, and rubbers. Product offers impact, moisture, and UV resistance, as well as temperature resistance to 300°F. Available as 50 ml cartridge packaged with 5 mix nozzles, gel adhesive fixtures in 3-5... Read More

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High-Tack PSA Dot is sourced from biodegradable materials.

October 1, 2014

ECO-Squares™ are biodegradable hot melt pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) dots that provide instant adhesion and aggressive tack to help increase production and reduce adhesive failures. Able to be customized to meet specifications, these pre-engineered adhesive patches do not require heat during application. This reduces risk of burns, increases employee safety, and reduces energy demands.... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Solder Joint Encapsulant for Ball Bumping Applications: BP 256

September 25, 2014

Albany, NY – YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC is pleased to announce the release and availability of BP 256. It is a part of the innovative SMT 256/266 series, solder joint encapsulant. YINCAE's BP 256 is for BGA, CSP, Flip Chip, POP, and other ball bumping applications. The BP 256 can enhance solder joint reliability and eliminate solder joint cracking in microchip applications, creating... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Conductive Adhesive targets HIT silicon solar modules.

September 23, 2014

Designed to be used in modified ribbon stringer, EMS 561-147 Conductive Adhesive will snap cure and fixture ribbons in seconds at 180°C with enough strength to withstand module manufacturing processes until adhesive cure is completed during encapsulant lamination. Product can be dispensed by time pressure, auger, or jetting. More stress absorbing than solder, adhesive withstands rigors of... Read More

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Pres-On Exhibiting Reliable Alternatives to Traditional Fasteners at the 2014 National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo: Booth 1236

September 22, 2014

Pres-On tapes provide high performance lightweight bonds, specifically designed to reliably and economically replace rivets, screws, spot welds, liquid adhesives, and other permanent fasteners. BOLINGBROOK, IL — Pres-On, known for full-service converting capabilities and innovative adhesive product offerings, will be one of the more than 600 companies exhibiting at the National Fastener Mill... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Thermally Conductive, Two Component Epoxy Passes USP Class VI Tests and ISO 10993-5 Specifications

September 22, 2014

With biocompatibility and cytotoxicity certifications, Master Bond EP21AOLV-2Med is often selected for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications in the medical device industry. This two component epoxy system withstands a variety of sterilization methods, including EtO, radiation and many cold sterilants. EP21AOLV-2Med is thermally conductive and electrically isolating with a... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Release Additive, Crosslinker suit solvent-borne systems.

September 17, 2014

Used at 1%–2% addition levels, Bluestar Silicones ADD 398 premium release additive minimizes release force and provides optimal release for range of solvent polymers. Crosslinking agent XL 311, developed for use on polyethylene coated kraft (PEK) paper, provides low-temperature cure and anchorage strength to substrate material. Uses for these products include label applications and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive Tapes suit direct food contact applications.

September 8, 2014

FDA compliant Direct and Indirect Food Tapes and Films are used when manufacturing, processing, packaging, distributing and storing foods, pharmaceutical and OTC products.  Food grade tapes meet food safety standards and eliminate concerns over contamination and clean up.  Various products are available with permanent or temporary adhesive and can be custom designed and manufactured to... Read More

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Pres-On Exhibitiing Innovative Industry-Specific Solutions at 2014 GlassBuild America: Booth 2405

September 4, 2014

Products featured at September conference combine cutting-edge science, customer solutions, and state-of-the-art manufacturing. BOLINGBROOK, IL – Pres-On, known for full-service converting capabilities and start-to-finish quality control, will be one of the more than 400 companies exhibiting at GlassBuild America, September 9-11, 2014 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. GlassBuild America is... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Company's Highest-Performing Water-Based PSA Earns Coveted BS 5609 Certification for Marine Use

September 3, 2014

Franklin Adhesives Polymers’ Covinax 383-19, developed for use in extreme environmental conditions, shows how tough it is during underwater testing for Section 2 of the Standard
 BS 5609: 1986, “Printed Pressure-Sensitive, Adhesive Coated Labels for Marine Use.” If a pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) adheres for at least three months in seawater, it’s tough enough to stand among the few... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Low Viscosity, One Part Cyanoacrylate Is Non-Toxic and Meets ISO 10993-5 Specifications

August 27, 2014

Master Bond MB250NT is widely used for a variety of applications ranging from repair to high speed production for disposable/reusable medical devices and passes ISO 10993-5 testing requirements. It also resists EtO and gamma sterilization processes. This single component ethyl cyanoacrylate cures rapidly depending upon the atmospheric humidity—the higher the level, the faster the rate of cure.... Read More

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Adhesive Solutions target wearable medical devices.

August 7, 2014

Comprising material, adhesive, conversion, printing, and packaging options, MEDIFIX Solutions™ provides complete turnkey solution for wearable mobile device applications. Combination of Scapa Soft-Pro® Adhesives and Bioflex® Materials with design and assembly techniques allows for customized interface between device and body that performs over time across various activity levels, moisture... Read More

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Single-Component, Snap Cure Epoxy exhibits high strength.

August 5, 2014

Curing in 1–2 min at 300°F, Master Bond EP3SP5FL has flowable, moderate viscosity and adheres to such substrates as metals, composites, glass, ceramics, rubbers, and plastics. Tensile lap shear strength exceeds 2,000 psi at room temperature when bonding aluminum to aluminum. Also acting as effective electrical insulator, epoxy has -60 to +200°F service range. At ambient... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Professional Sealant suits window, door, and siding applications.

August 1, 2014

Formulated to meet contractor requirements regarding flexibility, strength, and durability, QUAD® MAX window, door, and siding sealant withstands effects of such harsh weather conditions as freezing temperatures, intense heat, winds, rain, sleet, snow, and dirt. UV-resistant product, which cures in 24 hr and can be painted within 1 hr, develops strong bond in wet and dry conditions;... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Ceramic Adhesives support continuous use to 2,800°F.

July 30, 2014

Offering chemical and thermal shock resistance, Resbond™ 940 Customizable Series can be matched to physical properties of substrate for optimized adhesion to quartz, cordierite, fused silica, glassware, ceramics, and metals. Products cure in 4-8 hr at room temperature or in 5 min at 175°F. Applications include bonding, sealing, and insulating light bulbs, fixtures, and sensors;... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fasteners & Hardware

Tamper Evident Security Tape adheres to difficult surfaces.

July 29, 2014

Applicable to such difficult surfaces as stretch wrap, shrink film, and recycled corrugated cartons in temperatures down to +20°F, PVT and EVT Series indicate tampering within 1 min of application. Service temperature ranges from -40 to +200°F, and 2 mil polyester film construction promotes strength during shipping/handling. Offered in 1, 2, and 3 in. widths, TSA-CCSP compliant tapes also... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Silicone Sealant/Adhesive carries NSF-51 certification.

July 23, 2014

With 100% silicone formulation that promotes adhesion as well as temperature resistance while minimizing shrinkage and application temperature, TruSil 100 comes in caulk tube with screw on nozzle that facilitates cleaning, storage, and reuse after product has been opened. Removable tip helps reduce waste by limiting open product's exposure to air and moisture between uses. Available in several... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Silicone Adhesive is flexible and electrically conductive.

July 18, 2014

With optimized working life and dispensing characteristics, 102-32D is designed for high throughput and automated dispensing processes. Use results in no tailing or stringing and minimal bleeding. Conductivity is 0.0001 Ω-cm, and application methods include spraying, screen-printing, and syringe dispensing. Capable of room temperature and snap cure, elastic adhesive suits... Read More

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Precision Specialties Acquires Palm Labs Adhesives

July 16, 2014

Roger Szafranski, President of Precision Specialties, has acquired Palm Labs Adhesives LLC, a technology based company which develops, manufactures and markets a broad line of specialty adhesives and sealants. Palm Labs Adhesives was established in 1998. It has a technology center in Hilton Head, South Carolina and a manufacturing operation in Debary, Florida. Our customers will continue to be... Read More

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Light Curable Adhesives provide cure confirmation.

July 15, 2014

Based on Encompass™ technology, Light Curable Adhesives incorporate See-Cure color-change and Ultra-Red™ fluorescing technologies. While in uncured state, adhesive with See-Cure technology is blue in color for verification of placement. As product cures with exposure to UV light, blue transitions to colorless for visual confirmation of cure. Products formulated with Ultra-Red™ technology... Read More