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Sustainability / Natural Adhesives


Sustainability is need of the hour and increased concerns for the environment and consumer awareness drives the need for ever-improving technologies. Recyclable & natural solutions in adhesives will also enhance durability and in turn help in preserving resources of our planet.

Learn in this section about new functionalities through molecular structures, advantages of vegetable oils, reduced human and environmental toxicity and the performance of bio-based compared to petroleum-based adhesives & more.

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Dec 6, 2021 | Article

Real Bio-based Ingredients for Formulator's Toolbox

By Edward M. Petrie

Dig up the commercially available bio-based products and their advantages over conventional base polymers in formulating adhesives and sealants...

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Jul 22, 2021 | Article

Circular Economy in Adhesives & Sealants Industry: What it Means Today?

By Tahir Naqvi

Explore the latest developments in the field of “debonding-on-demand” to overcome the biggest barrier - reversibility - towards circularity concerning the adhesives and sealants industry...

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Jun 1, 2021 | Article

The One-stop Shop for All of Your Copolyester Needs

By SpecialChem

Hear from Kimi Huang, Founder of Macroocean where he shares his insights on Macroocean culture, its expertise in high molecular weight modified copolyester chemistry and how they strive to meet each...

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Jan 18, 2021 | Article

Maximizing Sustainability in SMP Sealant Formulations with New Rheology Modifiers and Catalysts

By Edward M. Petrie

Find out how a new class of bio-based rheology modifiers can help you maximize the sustainability of your hybrid (SMP) sealants without diminishing the performance...

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Oct 21, 2020 | Article

Innovative Raw Materials for Polyurethane Adhesives and Sealants

By Rick Tabor

Explore some of the recent innovations in raw materials for polyurethane adhesives and sealants by leading suppliers to obtain sustainable products with high performance...

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Oct 13, 2020 | Article

Efficient Selection of Bio-Based Surfactants for Emulsion Polymerization

By Sander van Loon

A proof of concept has been developed at VLCI – Amsterdam to showcase the process of surfactant selection via the HLD theory for emulsion polymerization. This approach, that has already been proved...

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Jun 15, 2020 | Article

Bio-based Adhesives – Reclaiming Waste

By Thorsten Leupold

Learn how utilizing bio-based adhesives over conventional equivalents can be a sustainable approach with lower overall CO2-footprints. Also, learn the future aspects for biopolymers in adhesive...

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May 29, 2020 | Article

Bio-based HSP Determination for Adhesive Applications

By Sander van Loon

Simplify your search to replace traditional solvents in adhesive applications with bio-based and green alternatives using Hansen Solubility Parameters (HSP) approach...

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Sep 30, 2019 | Article

Cashew Nutshell Liquid (CNSL) Diols Bring Sustainability in PU

By Saud Sami

Learn, in detail, about cashew nutshell liquid (CNSL) Diols & its key properties. Also, study the benefits CNSL Diols provides to Polyurethane (PU) & other applications...

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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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