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Natural adhesives are made from organic sources such as vegetable starch (dextrin), natural resins, or animals (e.g. the milk protein casein and hide-based animal glues).  Naturally derived adhesives, also referred to as bio-based-, renewable-, sustainable-, environment-friendly adhesives, are especially used in the packaging industry.

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Apr 27, 2018 | Industry News

NatureWorks Selects its New President and CEO

NatureWorks named Richard Altice as the company's new President and CEO, replacing Marc Verbruggen, who led the company from 2008 to his retirement in 2017. Altice comes to NatureWorks from PolyOne...

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Apr 26, 2018 | Article

Enter into the ‘Sticky’ World of Bioadhesion!

By SpecialChem

Nature produces a wide variety of glues. From mucus of snails to the bonding principle of orchids or the tree frogs, the scope of biological adhesives is not limited to only the gecko! Many living...

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Apr 16, 2018 | Industry News

HORN to Distribute Borregaard’s Microfibrillated Cellulose

HORN has announced a new partnership with Borregaard. HORN was selected by Borregaard as its exclusive U.S. for Exilva®. It is a microfibrillated cellulose used in sealants and adhesives...

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Apr 13, 2018 | Industry News

Research Says, Tick Saliva can be the Potential Medical Adhesive

According to a new study, bloodsucking parasites that can carry deadly diseases create their own cement to glue themselves to our bodies. The cement discovery could actually benefit humans, as its...

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Mar 21, 2018 | Industry News

Scientists Discover Natural-based Adhesion & Grip Combination for Climbing Technique

Scientists at University of Glasgow discovered a unique combination of natural-based adhesion & grip which gives tree frogs perfect technique to climb. This new research could have implications in...

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Mar 13, 2018 | Industry News

Georgia Pacific Pine Chemicals Business Acquisition by Ingevity

Ingevity Corporation announced its complete acquisition of Georgia-Pacific’s pine chemicals business for a cash purchase price of $310 million. Ingevity expects to derive approximately $11 million...

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Mar 12, 2018 | Industry News

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Announces Facility Expansion for Bio-based Propanediol

DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products has announced an expansion to their manufacturing facility in Loudon, Tennessee, to increase annual production of bio-based 1,3-propanediol by 35 million pounds...

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Mar 5, 2018 | Product News

New Epoxy Diluent & Modifiers for Electronics Adhesives - Cardolite at ASC Convention

At ASC convention, Cardolite will be introducing epoxy diluent and modifiers with very low total chlorine and halogen content. It will also be promoting newly developed diols, epoxy curing agents...

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Feb 22, 2018 | Industry News

UPM Raflatac Introduces White Plant-based Labeling Material

UPM Raflatac has introduced new white plant-based material that provides a sustainable alternative to fossil-based films for a wide variety of end uses. Its excellent flexibility makes it ideal for...

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Feb 15, 2018 | Industry News

Galactic Appoints HSH Chemie to Distribute its CASE Products in Poland

Galactic has announced the appointment of two highly regarded and well renowned distributors of raw materials and active ingredients for CASE, the HI&I and Cosmetics industries...

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