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Literally, a Sealant is a viscous material which becomes solid after application. The main uses of a sealant are either to form a protection barrier, to seal two substrates together, or to fill gaps or holes. Basically this is a material which has the adhesive and cohesive properties to form a seal. Main market applications are building and construction, transportation and Do-It-Yourself. Main types: Elastic sealants have high recovery (over 70%), Plastic sealants display only slight or no recovery at all (up to 20%) and Elasto-plastic and plasto-elastic sealants with properties in between.

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Jun 5, 2017 | Product News

Master Bond Formulates EP93FRHT, a Non-halogenated Epoxy Compliant to Airbus Standards

Master Bond’s non-halogenated system can be used for bonding, sealing and encapsulating applications in aircraft requiring stringent Airbus specifications. It is most likely to be used in the...

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May 29, 2017 | Industry News

Freudenberg to Build New Production Facility for Innovative Sealing Solutions in Chennai, India

Freudenberg will start with the construction of a new production facility in autumn 2017 in Chennai, India, producing innovative sealing solutions among other products. The total investment is some...

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May 22, 2017 | Industry News

Clariant and Huntsman to Merge & Form HuntsmanClariant

Clariant and Huntsman have announced a definitive agreement to combine in a merger of equals through an all-stock transaction. The merged company will be named HuntsmanClariant and will benefit from...

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May 10, 2017 | Industry News

Kraton to Open Hydrogenated Styrenic Block Copolymer Plant in Taiwan

Kraton has announced the opening of the 30 kiloton HSBC plant in Mailiao, Taiwan. The key features of the plant include capabilities to produce low viscosity products such as sealants, adhesives...

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May 2, 2017 | Product News

Ultra-thin, Bio-based Sealant Web for Flexible Packaging by PSI

Plastic Suppliers has introduced EarthFirst® UL, an ultra-thin, bio-based sealant web used for flexible packaging applications. EarthFirst UL is ideal for food packaging applications using...

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Jun 2, 2017 | Product News

Gelest Launches SIVATE™E610, an Enhanced Amine Functional Silane

Gelest offers SIVATE™ E610 Enhanced amine silane for functionalization of Micro-Particles for use in adhesives and sealants, use as an adhesive primer for metallic and siliceous substrates...

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May 26, 2017 | Product News

DAP Unveils Urethanized Acrylic Sealant for Indoor and Outdoor Applications

DAP has introduced Extreme Stretch, a new Urethanized Acrylic Sealant that combines the superior flexibility, adhesion strength and durability of polyurethane with the ease of clean up and paint...

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May 18, 2017 | Industry News

Henkel to Enhance its Sealants Proficiency with Acquisition of Sonderhoff

Henkel has signed an agreement to acquire Sonderhoff. With the acquisition of the privately owned company, Henkel will further enhance its sealants competence. The innovative systems from Sonderhoff...

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May 4, 2017 | Article

Real Bio-based Ingredients for Formulator's Toolbox

By Edward M. Petrie

Innovation and collaboration between the new material developers and the adhesive formulators has led to the commercialization bio-based materials. Formulators can now project a “green” image to...

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Apr 27, 2017 | Industry News

Adhesives & Sealants Market to Reach USD 63.50 Billion by 2021: M&M

The adhesives & sealants market is expected to grow from USD 49.50 Billion in 2016 to USD 63.50 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 5.11% between 2016 and 2021. Technological advancements are expected to...

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