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The main difference between adhesives and sealants is that sealants typically have lower strength and higher elongation than do adhesives. The main objective of a sealant is to seal assemblies and joints. They adhere to the substrates and resist environmental conditions to remain bonded over the required life of the assembly. Sealants contain inert filler material and are formulated with an elastomer to give the required flexibility and elongation. They usually have a paste consistency to allow filling of gaps between substrates.

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Jan 18, 2022 | Industry News

Solvents Market to Reach USD 45.2 Bn by 2031: TMR

In terms of revenue, Transparency Market Research (TMR) anticipates that the solvents market which stood at USD 31.3 Bn in 2020, is poised to reach USD 45.2 Bn by 2031 at a CAGR of 3.4% between 2021...

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Jan 14, 2022 | Industry News

Henkel Invests in Medical Tech. Start-up for Innovative Smart Diapers

Henkel Adhesive Technologies invests in Smartz AG, a medical technology start-up headquartered in Baar, Switzerland. The investment strengthens Henkel’s capabilities for the growing demand for smart...

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Jan 14, 2022 | Industry News

Tilley-Phoenix Group Acquires CASE Ingredients Distributer

Tilley-Phoenix Group acquires Callahan Chemical Company to expand its product portfolio and geographic reach. The acquisition of Callahan aligns with the company’s vision in creating a specialized...

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Jan 12, 2022 | Industry News

Greek A&S Manufacturers Form New Industry Association

Representatives of the Greek adhesive and sealant industry came together to found the Hellenic Adhesives and Sealant Cluster (HASC), under the umbrella of the Hellenic Association of Chemical...

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Jan 11, 2022 | Industry News

Sun Chemical Acquires SAPICI to Boost Lamination Adhesives Business

Sun Chemical acquires SAPICI to expand customer offerings in the polymers and lamination adhesives market. SAPICI offers high-performance polyurethanes for coatings, flexible packaging, industrial...

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Jan 10, 2022 | Product News

Master Bond Launches Silver Filled Electrically Conductive Epoxy

Master Bond launches Master Bond EP4S-80, a one component silver filled epoxy which meets NASA low outgassing requirements. It has an unlimited working life at room temperature and a moderate heat...

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Jan 7, 2022 | Industry News

Hot-melt Adhesives Market to Reach USD 10.71 Bn by 2028: RM

Research and Markets (RM) anticipates that the global hot melt adhesives market size is expected to reach USD 10.71 billion by 2028, according to the report. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of...

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Jan 6, 2022 | Industry News

Adhesives and Sealants Market to Reach USD 95.41 Bn by 2028: GVR

Global adhesives and sealants market size is expected to reach USD 95.41 billion by 2028, according to a new report by Grand View Research. It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 6.0% from 2021 to...

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Jan 4, 2022 | Industry News

FEICA Publishes Leaflet Explaining Notification of Polymers

The European Commission is working to extend registration requirements for polymers, currently exempted from registration under EU REACH. The Commission is considering requesting the industry to...

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Jan 3, 2022 | Industry News

Adhesives & Sealants Market to Reach 5.6% CAGR by 2026: RM

Research and Markets (RM) anticipates that the global adhesive and sealants market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% during 2021-2026. Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, the global...

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