Adhesives Research, Inc.

PSA Tapes provide optical transparency and clarity.
Adhesives & Sealants

PSA Tapes provide optical transparency and clarity.

Featuring AS-192 acid-free adhesive, 1 mil ARclear® 92400 and 2 mil ARclear® 92469 provide optical bonds across entire glass viewing surface of capacitive touch screen to indium tin oxide-coated substrates. Adhesive demonstrates low extractable anions and low outgassing of VOCs, and does not contribute to corrosion of ITO layers. Both electronically clean transfer tapes include...

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PSA Foil Tape suits photovoltaic module applications.
Adhesives & Sealants

PSA Foil Tape suits photovoltaic module applications.

With 1 oz tin-plated copper foil backing, 2.4 mil pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) foil tape ARclad® 90038 offers high electrical conductivity and corrosion resistance, and provides alternative to bus bar material used in thin-film PV modules. It features homogenous conductive adhesive technology that forms stable, conductive bonds to electrical contact points even under extreme...

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Adhesive targets in-vitro diagnostic devices.
Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive targets in-vitro diagnostic devices.

ARcare® 92205 hydrophilic porous pressure-sensitive adhesive transmits fluids or gases while bonding filters and membranes within devices. Pores range from 200-500 microns in diameter and present 30%-50% porosity with finished film thickness of 2-8 mil. Offering stable pore structure of isolated channels in Z-axis direction, adhesive transfer film helps guide aqueous fluids evenly from...

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Glazing Tapes target residential window and door industry.
Adhesives & Sealants

Glazing Tapes target residential window and door industry.

Combining acrylic adhesive with flexible foam carrier, ARclad® 8416 and ARclad® 8516 are double-sided black and white tapes, respectively, that offer resistance to moisture, humidity, and heat. Products offer cold flex, low odor, and cyclic shock resistance. Creating immediate bond with no cure time, tapes are suited for sealing window assemblies in plastic, vinyl, metal, and wood...

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Electrically Conductive Film is suited for medical devices.
Optics & Photonics

Electrically Conductive Film is suited for medical devices.

ARcare® 95000 is 4.0 mil, non-tacky, self supported, electrically conductive polymer film with low Z-axis resistance. Film can be coated with various pressure-sensitive adhesive technologies, coatings, or conductive inks to enhance functionality for specific applications. Also, formulation may be customized to alter properties including: conductivity, thickness (0.5-5 mils), flexibility,...

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Acrylic Adhesives suit electronics applications.
Adhesives & Sealants

Acrylic Adhesives suit electronics applications.

ARclad® 92262 and ARclad® 92264 electrically conductive adhesives exhibit adhesion to film and metal substrates, including Kapton®, gold, and stainless steel. ARclad® 92262 1.8 mil adhesive bonds to EMI shields, ground plane assemblies, and electrical interconnections. Designed for capacitance sensors, multi-pin connectors, and other fine pitch signal applications,...

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Dissolvable Film Technology Offers New Capabilities for In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices
Optics & Photonics

Dissolvable Film Technology Offers New Capabilities for In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices

Glen Rock, PA (June 16, 2008) - Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of custom pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, specialty coatings, films and laminates for the medical industry, offers proven dissolvable film technology to support new applications and advancements in the design of in-vitro diagnostic medical devices. Dissolvable film technology, first introduced to the...

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ARmark Authentication Technologies Provides Technology That Could Quickly Identify Source of Future Food Contaminations, Like in Current Spinach Scare

GLEN ROCK, Pa., Sept. 25 // -- ARmark(TM) Authentication Technologies, LLC, has developed a technology that covertly marks products with a unique code that can be applied directly onto products, including foods such as produce and meats, to provide rapid authentication, consumer protection and risk mitigation. This technology can help to quickly identify the source of a contamination -- like in...

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Self-Wetting Adhesives protect display screen surface.
Optics & Photonics

Self-Wetting Adhesives protect display screen surface.

ARclear® 90854 and ARclear® 90684 provide temporary protection to surface of touch screens and flat panel display screens in high-use, abusive, or harsh environments. Cleanly removable adhesive films self-apply by wetting out onto smooth surfaces and can be repositioned repeatedly. While ARclear 90854 comes on clear, hard-coated film, ARclear 90684 comes on anti-glare, hard-coated...

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Muntin Tape adheres simulated divided light grilles.
Adhesives & Sealants

Muntin Tape adheres simulated divided light grilles.

Manufactured to consistent thickness, ARclad® 90642 foam muntin tape incorporates adhesive that is customized to resist stress, fatigue, vibration, temperature cycling, moisture, UV, and cleaning solutions. Tape conforms to glass and muntin surfaces and requires no silane primer application. It resists thermal expansion and contraction of aluminum bars as well as relative humidity-induced...

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Adhesives Research Promotes Brian Harkins to Research Scientist

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (January 31, 2011) - Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films, and laminates, is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Harkins to research scientist. Harkins began his career at Adhesives Research in 2000 and collectively has eight years of service, most recently as the...

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PSA Tapes provide optical transparency and clarity.
Adhesives & Sealants

PSA Tapes provide optical transparency and clarity.

Featuring AS-192 acid-free adhesive, 1 mil ARclear® 92400 and 2 mil ARclear® 92469 provide optical bonds across entire glass viewing surface of capacitive touch screen to indium tin oxide-coated substrates. Adhesive demonstrates low extractable anions and low outgassing of VOCs, and does not contribute to corrosion of ITO layers. Both electronically clean transfer tapes include...

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PSA Foil Tape suits photovoltaic module applications.
Adhesives & Sealants

PSA Foil Tape suits photovoltaic module applications.

With 1 oz tin-plated copper foil backing, 2.4 mil pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) foil tape ARclad® 90038 offers high electrical conductivity and corrosion resistance, and provides alternative to bus bar material used in thin-film PV modules. It features homogenous conductive adhesive technology that forms stable, conductive bonds to electrical contact points even under extreme...

Read More »
Adhesive targets in-vitro diagnostic devices.
Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive targets in-vitro diagnostic devices.

ARcare® 92205 hydrophilic porous pressure-sensitive adhesive transmits fluids or gases while bonding filters and membranes within devices. Pores range from 200-500 microns in diameter and present 30%-50% porosity with finished film thickness of 2-8 mil. Offering stable pore structure of isolated channels in Z-axis direction, adhesive transfer film helps guide aqueous fluids evenly from...

Read More »
Glazing Tapes target residential window and door industry.
Adhesives & Sealants

Glazing Tapes target residential window and door industry.

Combining acrylic adhesive with flexible foam carrier, ARclad® 8416 and ARclad® 8516 are double-sided black and white tapes, respectively, that offer resistance to moisture, humidity, and heat. Products offer cold flex, low odor, and cyclic shock resistance. Creating immediate bond with no cure time, tapes are suited for sealing window assemblies in plastic, vinyl, metal, and wood...

Read More »
Electrically Conductive Film is suited for medical devices.
Optics & Photonics

Electrically Conductive Film is suited for medical devices.

ARcare® 95000 is 4.0 mil, non-tacky, self supported, electrically conductive polymer film with low Z-axis resistance. Film can be coated with various pressure-sensitive adhesive technologies, coatings, or conductive inks to enhance functionality for specific applications. Also, formulation may be customized to alter properties including: conductivity, thickness (0.5-5 mils), flexibility,...

Read More »
Acrylic Adhesives suit electronics applications.
Adhesives & Sealants

Acrylic Adhesives suit electronics applications.

ARclad® 92262 and ARclad® 92264 electrically conductive adhesives exhibit adhesion to film and metal substrates, including Kapton®, gold, and stainless steel. ARclad® 92262 1.8 mil adhesive bonds to EMI shields, ground plane assemblies, and electrical interconnections. Designed for capacitance sensors, multi-pin connectors, and other fine pitch signal applications,...

Read More »
Dissolvable Film Technology Offers New Capabilities for In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices
Optics & Photonics

Dissolvable Film Technology Offers New Capabilities for In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices

Glen Rock, PA (June 16, 2008) - Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of custom pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, specialty coatings, films and laminates for the medical industry, offers proven dissolvable film technology to support new applications and advancements in the design of in-vitro diagnostic medical devices. Dissolvable film technology, first introduced to the...

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Adhesives Research Promotes Kim Weigle to Vice President of Manufacturing

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (February 15, 2008) - Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading global developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films, and laminates, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kim Weigle to Vice President of Manufacturing. As Vice President of Manufacturing, Weigle is responsible for the manufacturing operations for the...

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Bill Stratton, Adhesives Research, to Chair Economics Committee

William M. Stratton, III is the Vice President and Director of Lean Six Sigma for Adhesives Research, Inc., responsible for leading the Company's corporate wide continuous improvement initiatives. Adhesives Research designs, develops and manufactures a full range of specialty pressure-sensitive, adhesive-coated products for the electronics, healthcare, pharmaceutical, automotive, appliance, pulp...

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