Need to scale up your adhesive production but concerned about overloading your resources? Welcome to the world of toll manufacturing for adhesives. Discover how this innovative strategy allows you to expand your production capacity without the stress. What Is Toll Manufacturing? Toll manufacturing, also known as contract blending, involves outsourcing the production of complex products
Health concerns in relation to consumer products has never been more prevalent than it is today. As we start to understand more of the effects that some products can have on us, we are actively looking to correct these problems. This can be seen in the world of VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) adhesives in particular.
The COVID-19 pandemic caused a shutdown of the global freight transport system. Most of 2022 has been devoted to recovering the system to pre-pandemic levels. Overall, the rebound has not been entirely smooth. It remains to be seen how long the effects of any remaining disruptions impact the adhesive industry. So far, we have noticed
A good adhesive supply company will have a wide range of products on offer. We here at Bond Tech Industries strive to have the widest product range possible while still maintaining the quality we are known for. Here is a look at the product list you should find at the supplier you choose and a
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
It can be pretty confusing trying to understand the terms compostable, recyclable, and sustainable when shopping for an eco-friendly adhesive. Each has a different meaning and contributes to the health of the planet in a unique way. While each has its own benefits, here we review the different types of eco-friendly adhesives available, so you
Sometimes, even the soundest supply chains are interrupted by major, once-in-a-century storms. A rare winter storm in Texas has unfortunately interfered with many industries, including the adhesive industry. Since the storm passed through, we’ve been experiencing a massive shortage in many water-based adhesives and hot melts and have seen the material costs for these products
Did you know there are natural adhesives? Often referred to as bioadhesives, these glues are made from organic materials like bioplastics. But how do these work, and are they strong? Below, we dive into the topic to answer your burning questions. Bioplastics and Biobased Adhesives A new plastics industry buzzword has recently appeared, namely bioplastics.
Pressure sensitive adhesives are a type of glue with many uses and many names. The simple explanation is that they are a type of glue which forms bonds when pressure is applied to it against a surface. They require no solvent, heat or water to activate, but can require heat to apply. A Glue of
Nature often inspires some of humanity’s best technologies. Glues are no exception. Our earliest adhesives were gathered from nature and even now, nature is showing us new compounds we can use to make even better glues. You may be surprised at some of the natural sources of glues, and which is the strongest adhesive we’ve