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Adhesive Education Series: Understanding Types of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives (PSAs)

According to Markets and Markets, the pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs) are projected to reach $15.76 billion by 2026. With growth in large part due to increasing end-use in packaging and transportation markets, PSAs come in several different forms and offer distinct characteristics. Gain insight into these forms and their characteristics to understand which works best …

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What to Consider When Choosing a Smart Polyamide Adhesive

Smart hot melt polyamides offer many benefits, including excellent plasticizer resistance, good performance at elevated temperatures and adhesion to many substrates. This infographic details what to consider when choosing a smart hot melt polyamide adhesive, such as temperature requirements, process parameters and substrate compatibility. For more information on polyamide adhesives, call 800-7-BOSTIK, or visit www.bostik.com/us.

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Avoid Hot Melt Adhesive Degradation During Downtime

In today’s manufacturing industry, a high original equipment effectiveness (OEE) percentage is crucial to a company’s success. According to Ignition, an OEE of 85% is considered world-class performance. However, downtime is unavoidable at times. For example, during holidays, breaks and scheduled maintenance, the equipment line must be stopped. While planned downtime doesn’t as negatively impact …

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How Bostik Addresses Climate Change: Part One

The sustainability megatrend continues to drive change in terms of raw materials, supply chains and minimizing environmental impact. Bostik embraces sustainability and actively promotes it with our products and business processes. The following are just a few ways Bostik contributes to sustainability: Nitrogen Blanketing In the past, an industry standard had been to apply an …

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