6 Reasons Why Your Hot Melt Adhesive Isn’t Working

In a recent blog, we shared the most common misconceptions when it comes to boxes popping open, what causes them, and how you can fix them. Today, we are going to share varying reasons why your hot melt adhesive isn’t working and what you can do to fix it. If you’re like many manufacturers, you … Continue reading 6 Reasons Why Your Hot Melt Adhesive Isn’t Working

Common Misconceptions About Why Boxes Pop Open

Adhesive issues and challenges happen to the best of us, despite our best attempts to try and avoid them. You trust in your adhesives to help you get your job done, but sometimes circumstances arise to create problems with your product or packaging appearance. Here are the most common adhesive misconceptions when it comes to … Continue reading Common Misconceptions About Why Boxes Pop Open

Hot Melt vs. Water-Based Adhesives

Adhesives are used virtually everywhere to perform a variety of tasks, and the strength of the glue needed depends on the job. Whether it be packaging products, adhering rubber to rubber, assembling furniture, or using adhesives in an industrial environment, having a reliable and high-quality adhesive can make all the difference. Do you know which … Continue reading Hot Melt vs. Water-Based Adhesives

5 Ways Bond Tech Metallocene Hot Melt Adhesives Improve Your Packaging Operations

Unhappy with your current packaging adhesive solution? Looking for something more reliable? Here are 5 advantages metallocene hot melt adhesives from Bond Tech Industries can bring to your packaging process. 1. Lower gelling and charring The reduction of gel and char formation means no clogged or compacted filters and nozzles. That, in turn, means less … Continue reading 5 Ways Bond Tech Metallocene Hot Melt Adhesives Improve Your Packaging Operations

Download Troubleshoot with Confidence – Your Guide to Overcoming Adhesive Challenges

Are your hot melt adhesives not delivering the adhesion you want? Is your dry blend adhesive experiencing poor consistency? Having penetration issues with your water-based adhesives? Something could be wrong with either the preparation or application of your adhesive products.   To know for sure, you should download your FREE copy of Troubleshoot with Confidence … Continue reading Download Troubleshoot with Confidence – Your Guide to Overcoming Adhesive Challenges

What Happens at an Adhesive Audit?

An adhesive audit performed by Bond Tech Industries can definitively tell you if you’re using the right products for your needs or if there’s a better alternative available. And while adhesive audits vary from business to business, they all follow a similar process.   1. Assessing your applications The first step is to understand your … Continue reading What Happens at an Adhesive Audit?

Eco-Friendly Adhesives

With Earth Day approaching (April 22), it’s appropriate to think about ways to use eco-friendly adhesives in your products or manufacturing applications. What makes an eco-friendly adhesive? At Bond-Tech Industries, the demand for environmentally-friendly adhesives has focused on two aspects: Reducing overall solvent content and improving cross-linking in the process Lowering solvent emissions and airborne … Continue reading Eco-Friendly Adhesives

How Cold Temperatures Impact Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives

Now that we’re in the middle of winter, it seems like an appropriate time to look at how low temperatures affect the performance of pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs). A quick refresher: PSAs are the glue substance you would find on products like: Post-it notes Self-adhesive envelopes Bandages Price labels Tapes Packaging Lastly, PSAs are visco-elastic polymers. … Continue reading How Cold Temperatures Impact Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives