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Hotmelt adhesives are thermoplastics that are applied in a molten state and form a bond on cooling to a solid state. The two important physical properties are: glass transition temperature and melt temperature, varying significantly depending on the type of base polymer used and the additives or modifiers present in the formulation. Major application areas include shoe, automotive, packaging, electrical / electronic, and woodworking.   

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Jan 19, 2018 | Article

Adhesives in Food Contact Packaging Applications

By SpecialChem

The potential effects that Food Contact Materials (FCMs) can have on human health have grabbed consumer’s attention, calling for regulatory updates. If you are formulating adhesives for food...

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Jan 4, 2018 | Industry News

Lubrizol Selects Simko for Distribution of its TPU Range in Argentina

Lubrizol has selected Simko as new distributor for its TPU portfolio. The TPU range includes products for HMAs, reactive HMAs and solvent-based adhesives. These product lines are well-suited for...

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Dec 4, 2017 | Industry News

Bostik at CAMX 2017: to Exhibit Structural Bonding Solutions for Transportation

Bostik has announced its participation at CAMX 2017. It will present its hot melt adhesive solutions for transportation. Bostik’s featured flame retardant web and film solutions can be custom...

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Nov 29, 2017 | Industry News

H.B. Fuller’s New Automotive Competence Center Fast-tracks Business Growth Globally

H.B. Fuller has opened its new “Automotive Competency Center” in Germany. The center expands its capability to develop hot-melt, water-based, solvent-based, reactive and film adhesive technologies...

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Nov 7, 2017 | Industry News

H.B. Fuller Finalizes Acquisition of Adecol, a Brazil-based Adhesive Manufacturer

H.B. Fuller has finalized its purchase of Adecol. Adecol works closely with customers to develop high-quality hot melt, innovative, reactive and polymer-based adhesive solutions for customers in the...

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Jan 5, 2018 | Product News

Lubrizol Launches Breathable, Microbe-resistant TPU Grades for HMAs

Lubrizol has launched two new thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) resins for hot melt adhesives (HMAs). The resins perform very well in outdoor applications thanks to their excellent resistance to...

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Jan 3, 2018 | Industry News

Jowat at EMPACK 2018: to Present Advanced HMAs for Packaging Industry

Jowat will be present at EMPACK 2018 and will display its range of modern and powerful PO hot melt adhesives for bonding cartons and trays & folding boxes. It will present a comprehensive service...

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Dec 1, 2017 | Industry News

Global Medical Adhesives Market to Reach USD 17.02 Billion By 2025

The global medical adhesives market is expected to reach USD 17.02 billion by 2025. These are produced using various technologies such as water-based, solvent-based, and hot melt. The growing use...

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Nov 16, 2017 | Industry News

Clariant & Palmer Holland Extend Partnership for Adhesives Additives Distribution

Clariant has expanded partnership with Palmer Holland for additives business in Canada. Clariant manufactures innovative waxes for hot melt adhesives, plastic applications, polishes and protective...

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Nov 3, 2017 | Product News

Lubrizol to Present its Hot Melt TPU Adhesives at Plastimagen 2017

Lubrizol will be showcasing its TPU solutions at Plastimagen 2017. The company will be highlighting its innovative offering including hot melt adhesives, products for automotive applications and...

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