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Spray Adhesive Solvent Update

By Fred Siver | Feb 28, 2024

A summary of the regulatory and health issues surrounding the use of n-propyl bromide in foam-fabricating adhesives. By Steven E. Adams, Worthen Industries, Upaco Adhesives Division, Richmond, VA Adhesive solvents solvate and act as a carrier for adhesive resins (solids), carrying them to the materials to be bonded. Once the adhesive is applied, the solvent … Continue reading Spray Adhesive Solvent Update

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What Makes a Good Construction Adhesive?

By Meghan Christian | Feb 26, 2024

As reported by Adhesives and Sealants Industry Magazine in their article “What Makes a Good Construction Adhesive?,” there are various things to consider before choosing an adhesive for your next construction project. “They can be used in almost any construction project, big or small, and they strengthen and improve the longevity of common projects like … Continue reading What Makes a Good Construction Adhesive?

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Nature Inspires New Type of Adhesive

By Meghan Christian | Feb 20, 2024

According to Assembly Magazine in their article “Nature Inspires New Type of Adhesive,” there could be new, sustainable adhesives in our future thanks to engineers at Purdue University. “In many cases, their new adhesives held up well, sometimes performing similarly to, or even better than, traditional toxic adhesives such as cyanoacrylate and epoxy,” Assembly Magazine … Continue reading Nature Inspires New Type of Adhesive

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Paper Converting Adhesives

By Meghan Christian | Feb 15, 2024

As reported by Medium in their article “Paper Converting Adhesives,” paper converting is the process of turning paper in one form into another, typically a product, and adhesives play an important role in that process. “Various production processes are involved in making new paper products — one of which is very often glueing. And for … Continue reading Paper Converting Adhesives

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Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives Market to Cross $11 Billion by 2024

By Meghan Christian | Feb 6, 2024

As reported by Adhesives and Sealants Industry Magazine in their article “Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives Market to Cross $11 Billion by 2024,” this market has seen continued growth in recent years, mainly due to the automotive industry. “The growth is due to increasing usage in the automotive and transportation industry, as PSAs are finding use as alternatives … Continue reading Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives Market to Cross $11 Billion by 2024

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Solar Energy Adhesive Market

By Meghan Christian | Jan 25, 2024

According to LinkedIn in their article “Solar Energy Adhesive Market,” the industry can expect to see some growth in coming years. “One major attraction about Solar Energy Adhesive Industry is its growth rate,” LinkedIn said. Click here to learn more about Worthen Industries’ Adhesives capabilities or here to read the full article. Article with all … Continue reading Solar Energy Adhesive Market

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Adhesive Solutions for e-Mobility Applications

By Meghan Christian | Jan 16, 2024

As reported by Adhesives and Sealants Industry Magazine in their article “Adhesive Solutions for e-Mobility Applications,” there are many ways that adhesives are being used in electric vehicles. “Adhesive tape offers a variety of solutions in the design and manufacturing of electric vehicles, including insulation, mounting and bonding, and thermal interfaces,” Adhesives and Sealants Industry … Continue reading Adhesive Solutions for e-Mobility Applications

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Worthen News – January 2024 Edition

By Fred Siver | Jan 15, 2024

A Note from Eric – January WORTHENEWS 2024

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The Composite Adhesives Market Surpassing $2 Billion says Worthen Industries

By Meghan Christian | Jan 8, 2024

As reported by Paint and Coatings Industry Magazine in their article “Adhesive and Sealant Technologies for Masking Tapes Solve the Painting Industry’s Peskiest Problems,” advances in tapes are helping to solve the issues faced by the painting industry. “According to a new research report by Global Market Insights Inc., the composite adhesives market should surpass … Continue reading The Composite Adhesives Market Surpassing $2 Billion says Worthen Industries

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