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Understanding Low VOC Adhesive Market Dynamics

  According to Markets and Markets, low volatile organic compound (VOC) adhesives are expected to reach $55.29 billion by 2022. Growing at a CAGR of 5.9%, gain insight into the dynamics of the low VOC adhesive market. Top Low VOC Adhesive Technologies The low VOC adhesive market is comprised of adhesives that offer little to …

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How Bostik Addresses Climate Change: Part Two

In a recent blog post, we discussed three ways Bostik is addressing climate change and helping the environment. Now, take a look at more ways Bostik works to promote sustainability. Recycled Content Corrugated boxes are increasingly being made out of recycled content. Currently, the average box is made out of 47% recycled fiber, and that …

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November 9, 2017 - Building Components

Rack Testing: What it is, and How it Helps Determine Construction Sealants for a Project

In all markets, it’s important to conduct adhesive trials and tests prior to selecting a product. For the construction market in particular, contractors opt for additional testing to ensure a product can withstand environmental elements and maintain building integrity. Bostik recommends jobsite adhesion testing. However, contractors often also conduct “rack testing” on their own accord. …

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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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