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

Haven't Had An Adhesive Audit Before? Here's Why You Should.

In the world of manufacturing, finding ways to cut costs at the same time as maintaining the quality of production is of the utmost importance. While numerous industrialists who use adhesives in their business operations think that they have implemented all measures to decrease costs, there are further methods to advance the process of adhesive … Continue reading Haven't Had An Adhesive Audit Before? Here's Why You Should.

When Should You Use Water-Based Adhesives?

Water-based adhesives can be used effectively with paper, foil, wood, clay and many other surfaces. The water-based adhesives are non-toxic, easily diluted and easy to clean after use. They are non-flammable, odourless and offer good bonding There are several type of adhesives with a water base. These include: Resins – white glue (ie. School glue) … Continue reading When Should You Use Water-Based Adhesives?