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WACKER SILICONES Develops New Cost-Efficient Low Release-Force Silicone Release Agents for PSA Labels and Adhesive Tapes

Munich, July 6, 2006 - The Munich-based WACKER Group presents a new silicone release agent for coating release liners for PSA labels and double-sided adhesive tapes. The solvent-free product, to be marketed as DEHESIVE® 960, cures extremely rapidly with very little platinum catalyst. Its release force profile - offering extremely low release values at both high and low peel rates - has been...

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Adhesive Tapes

Taconic Introduces Longer-Life Carrier Tapes for SMT Process

September 1, 2006- Taconic introduces TACSIL F20, a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) carrier tape. TACSIL F20 was specifically engineered to out-perform standard polyimide tapes and double sided tapes in the rigorous SMT process. TACSIL F20 has been tested to exceed 500 cycles in a normal SMT process, while many previous carrier tapes were not reusable. In addition, TACSIL F20's unique...

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Sealants

Foam Sealant has wide operating temperature range.

Formulated for low-humidity conditions, Handi-Foam® Extreme cures at temperatures from as low as -20°C to seal, fill, bond, and stop air infiltration. Closed-cell polyurethane foam sealant also helps prevent moisture infiltration, reducing water damage and mold problems. This is particularly of use in areas where freeze/thaw cycles are common. Formula promotes low-temperature flow...

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Adhesives

Foam Adhesive is free from VOCs and solvents.

Comprised of pressurized polyurethane foam adhesive, Handi-Stick provides strong bond and absolute airtight seal that meets AABA standards for air barrier construction materials. Handi-Stick Polystyrene Construction line offers quick working time specifically for ICF construction and architectural foam shape markets, while Handi-Stick Subfloor offers open time of 20 min for laying subfloors, and...

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How to Choose the Right Adhesive Tape for Your Application
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How to Choose the Right Adhesive Tape for Your Application

With a considerable number of adhesive materials, applications and methods, there are many options to consider when choosing an adhesive tape. As NADCO® is a leading manufacturer of custom tapes and labels; we took our years of experience to create this handy selection guide on choosing the right adhesive tape for your application.

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Functional Splicing Tapes aid pressure sensitive processing.
Adhesive Tapes

Functional Splicing Tapes aid pressure sensitive processing.

Self-wound NT-5511-2SW and 5512-2SW address issues related to material loss, registration, and waste disposal for converters of roll label stock and substrates to be coated with pressure sensitive adhesive. Polyester film backing coated with high-temperature yellow silicone adhesive on unwind side and easy release silicone coating on backside allow adhesive release at splice area, eliminating...

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New DSM Somos® Stereolithography Resins Generate Excitement at European Trade Fair
Additive Manufacturing

New DSM Somos® Stereolithography Resins Generate Excitement at European Trade Fair

In keeping with their ongoing commitment to the development of innovative stereolithography (SL) materials, DSM Somos showcased its four newest resins at the recent 2006 EuroMold exhibition held in Frankfurt, Germany (November 27-December 2): 1. ProtoGen(TM) O-XT 18120: a highly accurate, high-temperature ABS-like resin in translucent color; 2. ProtoGen(TM) O-XT 18420: a highly accurate, high...

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Adhesives

Ashland PLIOGRIP® Adhesive Bonds Roof to BMW Sports Sedan

1/20/2006 DUBLIN, Ohio - Using an adhesive to attach the roof of a high-performance sedan requires advanced engineering and a very high level of technical expertise. Ashland Specialty Polymers and Adhesives (SP&A), a business group of Ashland Specialty Chemical, a division of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) met that challenge recently when it helped BMW attach a new light-weight roof to its M3 CSL sport...

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Epoxies

Ashland Introduces Powder-Prime Capable SMC Resin/Adhesive System

DUBLIN, Ohio - New technology from within Ashland Performance Materials has developed a powder-prime capable sheet molding compound (SMC) formulation and adhesive for automotive component assembly. A first for the automobile industry, this system was developed by Ashland Composite Polymers and Ashland Specialty Polymers & Adhesives, business groups of Ashland Performance Materials, a division of...

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Resins

New HETRON® Resin Formulation from Ashland Promotes Creative Construction

DUBLIN, Ohio - A new fire-resistant construction material is providing architects and engineers with a compound that meets demanding building requirements without sacrificing creative flexibility. Newly formulated HETRON FR620T-20M polyester resin introduced by Ashland Composite Polymers, a business group of Ashland Performance Materials, a division of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), features improved...

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