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 ARclearÂ-® 92400 and 2 mil ARclearÂ-® 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 ARcladÂ-® 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.

ARcareÂ-® 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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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.
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Self-Wetting Adhesives protect display screen surface.

ARclearÂ-® 90854 and ARclearÂ-® 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.
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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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Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives encapsulate OLEDs.

Dual-Stage Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive/UV technology employs transformable, 2-stage adhesive supplied in peel-and-stick, coated tape format. Once applied, in combination with barrier substrate, momentary exposure to UV light transforms adhesive into permanent bond, protecting against oxygen, moisture, and chemical damage. Optically clear, low-outgassing system is suited for display manufacturing...

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Double-Sided Tapes suit touch screen assembly applications.
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Double-Sided Tapes suit touch screen assembly applications.

ARcleanÂ-® 90178 and 90176 are 0.0035 and 0.005 in. thick non-corrosive tapes that provide perimeter spacer bonding in resistive touch screen and other similar electronic devices. They utilize electronically-clean, acrylic acid-free adhesive, and have low outgassing of VOCs. Tapes offer resistance to aging with ability to withstand temperature and humidity extremes. Both have polyester film...

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Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tapes are electronically clean.

ARcleanÂ-® tapes, suited for HDD assembly applications, offer low-outgassing and are available with permanent or cleanly strippable properties for rework. Acrylic acid-free products have low VOCs and low extractable ions. Products include ARcleanÂ-® 8906 double-sided, 4-mil, clear, polyester film tape; ARcleanÂ-® 9019, 2-mil, thermally printable, white polyester film; ARcleanÂ-®...

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Pressure-Sensitive Tape provides EMI shielding.

Supported by polyester release liner, ARcladÂ-® 90038 2.4-mil tape features electrically-conductive, acrylic-based, pressure-sensitive adhesive and 1 oz tin-plated, copper-foil backing that can be soldered and is resistant to corrosion and oxidation. Shielding effectiveness is from 95-80 dB in 1-18 GHz frequency range, making it suitable for cell phones, computers and peripherals, ground...

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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 ARclearÂ-® 92400 and 2 mil ARclearÂ-® 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 ARcladÂ-® 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.

ARcareÂ-® 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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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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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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Adhesives Research, Inc. Announces Opening of Representative Office in Shanghai, China

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (February 15, 2007) - As part of an ongoing commitment to support the company's growing number of electronics customers in Asia, Adhesives Research, Inc., a global developer and manufacturer of custom pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, coatings, specialty films and laminates, announces the opening of a new representative office in Shanghai, China. The Shanghai office will enable...

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Adhesives Research, Inc. Promotes Geoff Bennett to President

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (January 18, 2007) - Adhesives Research, Inc., a leading independent developer and manufacturer of high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives, tapes, specialty coatings, films, and laminates, has promoted Geoff Bennett to the position of president, effective January 1, 2007. Bennett succeeds KÃ-¤ren M. Olson, who served as president and CEO of Adhesives Research for more...

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Adhesives Research Hires New Engineered Tapes Market Manager, ARcare-® Division

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (September 19, 2006) - 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 hiring of Michael Deck as Engineered Tapes Market Manager, ARcareÂ-® Division. Deck comes to Adhesives Research from Bristol-Myers Squibb, where he worked as a...

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