February 20, 2017 - Building Components

Understand Adhesives and Sealants in Door Frame Manufacturing

Door frame manufacturing is becoming increasingly important as the market grows. For example, as cited in Global Market Insights, the window and door market is expected to reach $137.2 billion by 2024. The following factors are largely responsible for the market’s growth: Increasing commercialization in emerging economies around the globe New regulatory reforms promoting the …

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Bostik to Exhibit at Foam Expo

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for industrial, construction and consumer markets, has announced it will exhibit at Foam Expo in Novi, MI on February 28-March 2. Foam Expo is the first exhibition, conference and networking event for the technical foam industry and makes its debut this year. Organized by Smarter Shows and free to …

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February 16, 2017 - Flexible & Rigid Packaging

Improved Recyclability for Flexible Packaging

Flexible packaging provides several environmental advantages, such as: Increased product to package ratio Improved shelf life and prolonged freshness Decreased energy usage and CO2 emissions However, the issue of recyclability has been an ongoing struggle for the market. This is due to flexible packaging’s multi-layer designs. For example, stand up pouches in particular contain multiple …

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