Building Components Category

Four Reasons for Adhesive Failure

Using adhesives offers manufacturers many benefits, including: Enhanced design options Increased product durability Improved operation efficiencies Yet while today’s adhesives use advanced technologies that rarely result in bond failure, an adhesive can still sometimes fail. Take a look at the following four reasons for adhesive failure and how to avoid them: Contamination If a surface …

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June 27, 2017 - Building Components

How Bostik and Arkema Span Entire DOOR, WINDOW OEM Value Chain

For over 125 years, Bostik has been a leading adhesive and sealant manufacturer specializing in construction products that improve building projects overall. By working with Arkema, the two companies are able to address the industry’s needs even further, spanning the entire window and door OEM value chain. The window and door OEM value chain is …

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June 15, 2017 - Bostik News Building Components

Bostik to Exhibit at Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Expo

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for industrial, construction and consumer markets, has announced it will exhibit at the Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Expo June 22-24 in Orlando, FL. The largest regional show of its kind, the expo is held in conjunction with the Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractor Association (FRSA)’s annual convention. …

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Adhesive Manufacturing Industry Dynamics

According to Market Research, the adhesive manufacturing industry is forecast to rise 2.8% annually through 2019. Expected to reach $12.8 billion, there are certain aspects leading the growth. Take a look at these industry dynamics. Adhesive Technology Dynamics While the shift toward water-based and higher solids content grows, solvent-based products will continue to see demand increases. This is due …

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