Resins

Dow and Milliken Collaborate on New AGILITY(TM) NX(TM) Clarified PP Offering Sustainability, Cost, Performance and Aesthetic Benefits

CHICAGO - The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) and Milliken & Company (Milliken) have announced the launch of AGILITY(TM) NX(TM) clear polypropylene (PP) resins, a next-generation family of PP offering excellent aesthetics, excellent functionality and enhanced operational efficiencies for greater impact on the sustainability profile of PP. The announcement was made at the 2011 International Home &...

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Adhesives

Hot Melt Adhesive optimizes case and carton sealing.

Designed to optimize bonding on broad range of challenging substrates such as coated stocks and high recycled-content board, Advantra Encore(TM) provides aggressive hot tack, enabling it to grab and hold quickly to prevent pop-opens with high-memory board. Ability to perform across broad service temperature range of -20 to 140°F eliminates need for multiple adhesive products to handle...

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Team Loctite® Strikes Gold in 2011 Winter X Games
Adhesives

Team Loctite® Strikes Gold in 2011 Winter X Games

Mike Schultz and Daniel Bodin Medal in Snowmobiling Events Rocky Hill, Conn. - Loctite®-sponsored snocross racer Mike Schultz and snowmobile freestylist Daniel Bodin struck gold at the 2011 Winter X Games that took place in Aspen, Colorado, January 27 through 30. Both athletes competed on high performance snowmobiles enhanced with Loctite® adhesives and sealants, bringing home a total...

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Hand Trowels

Construction Projects Worth up to USD 420 Billion to Drive Demand for World-class Construction Materials in KSA

LATICRETE RAK showcases latest construction solutions at Big 5 Show Jeddah LATICRETE RAK, a global leader in the manufacturing of innovative systems for the installation of tile and stone, has announced that it has showcased its latest range of concrete repair solutions such as the Non-shrink grout, Trowel Grade and High Strength Mortar, during its participation at the recently-concluded Big 5...

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Adhesive Tapes

L-Shaped Floor Marking Tape features beveled edges.

Superior Mark Corner is L-shaped industrial floor marking tape with beveled edge on all sides. Pressure sensitive adhesive is recessed to just behind beveled edge, enabling forklift pallets to ride up and over edge rather than dislodge tape. Designed for industrial floors of factories and warehouses, product offers quick installation and maintenance. Tape is available in 6 colors for facilities...

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Structural Acrylic Adhesives can replace welds and rivets.
Adhesives

Structural Acrylic Adhesives can replace welds and rivets.

Designed for structural assembly of metals, especially aluminum, Loctite® H8100 and H8110 Speedbonder(TM) Adhesives are green-colored, 2-component acrylic formulas that cure at room temperature. Loctite H8100 fixtures in 20 min, while Loctite H8110 fixtures in just 5 min. Both feature glass spacer beads that maximize toughness and prevent adhesive from squeezing out of joint during...

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Adhesives

Henkel Announces Price Increase for Industrial Adhesives

Rocky Hill, CT - Due to the rising raw material costs, and with immediate effect, Henkel is implementing a price increase for certain product groups of its industrial adhesives. Increase amounts will vary based on market segment and technology. On average, the price increases will range from 10 to 25 percent. The price increase is a result of ongoing escalation of raw material costs over the last...

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Additives

Momentive Featured Specialty Silicones for Personal and Home Care Applications at PCHi 2011 in China

ALBANY, N.Y., February 25, 2011 - Momentive Performance Materials showcased its growing portfolio of specialty silicone products for the personal care and home care industries at the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) show in Shenzhen, China, February 22-24, 2011. High technology Silsoft*, Velvesil*, Tospearl* and Softouch* products from Momentive Performance Materials are used by...

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Adhesives

New H.B. Fuller Flextra Quiet(TM) Adhesive Resolves Challenge of Noisy Sustainable Flexible Packaging

ST. PAUL, Minn., -- H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL) expands its proven Flextra(TM) family of flexible packaging adhesives to introduce Flextra Quiet(TM) laminating adhesive--its first water-based adhesive technology to address the challenge of high noise levels in flexible packaging produced with Ingeo(TM) (PLA) based laminations. Ingeo(TM) is a registered trademark for NatureWorks LLC. Developed...

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Chemically Resistant Epoxy withstands one year in sulfuric acid.
Epoxies

Chemically Resistant Epoxy withstands one year in sulfuric acid.

Used for coating, lining, bonding, or sealing, EP21AR withstand acidic environments - including immersion in 96-98% sulfuric acid and 36% hydrochloric acid for over one year. This 2-component epoxy, with dielectric strength of 400 V/mil, also acts as electrical insulator and is serviceable from -60 to +275°F. It produces abrasion-resistant bonds with tensile strength over 10,000 psi, shear...

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