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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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Oct 3, 2019 | Industry News

BÜHNEN Announces New Partnership to Expand HMA Business

BÜHNEN Adhesives Systems has announced partnership with GLS Products LLC to strengthen its hot melt adhesive business in US. BÜHNEN further continues its expansion as a leading problem solver for...

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Oct 2, 2019 | Industry News

Hot-melt Adhesive Tapes Market to Reach USD 21.7 Bn by 2024: M&M

The global hot melt adhesive tapes market is witnessing high growth on account of increasing applications, technological advancements, and growing demand in the APAC region. Growing packaging market...

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Sep 24, 2019 | Industry News

Beardow Adams’ New Euro-Facility to Focus on Hot-melt Adhesives

Beardow Adams has opened a new production facility in Frankfurt, Germany to better serve the market in mainland Europe. The facility will focus on hot-melt adhesives for the bio based packaging...

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Jul 22, 2019 | Industry News

FEICA Validates Test Method to Measure Free Monomeric Isocyanate in Low Ranges

FEICA has signed off the Validation Report of the CURRENTA Test Method for the accurate measurement of very low contents of free monomeric isocyanate in adhesives, sealants and one-component foams...

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Jul 22, 2019 | Industry News

Munich Adhesives and Finishing Symposium to Focus on HMAs and Innovations

The Munich Adhesives and Finishing Symposium includes a range of topics relevant to the hot-melt adhesives industry, including new raw material and product developments, the opening of new...

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Jul 10, 2019 | Industry News

Bostik’s Solvent-free HM Glue Improves Performance of Adhesive Bibs

Bostik has developed a solvent-free hot melt adhesive solution made up with 10% of bio-sourced materials derived from pine resin is sprayed on the back of the bibs to improve the performance of...

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Jul 9, 2019 | Industry News

Sasol to Present Studies on FT-waxes for HMAs at China Adhesive 2019

Sasol has announced that it will present recent studies that showcase the extent to which Sasol's FT hard waxes enable the HMA producer to maintain the freedom of formulation over a wide range of...

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Jul 4, 2019 | Industry News

New Flexible Non-toxic HM Bio-adhesive for Healing Wounds

Researchers have introduced a very strong, non-toxic tissue adhesive that remains flexible even after solidification. Melting the glue and smearing it on the damaged tissue is performed with a...

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Jun 6, 2019 | Industry News

BASF Increases UV Acrylic Hot-melt Polymers’ Production with New Facility

BASF has doubled its manufacturing capacity for UV acrylic hotmelts sold under the brand name acResin® by building a second production facility at the Ludwigshafen site in Germany...

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May 30, 2019 | Industry News

Eastman to Enhance Hydrocarbon Resin Production to Support Adhesive Business

Eastman has invested to expand its capabilities for the production of hydrocarbon resins which are used as raw materials in hot-melt and pressure sensitive adhesives at both its manufacturing sites...

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