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H.B. Fuller joins Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network
Amazon reports that these certification guidelines for packaging reduce packing times, packaging waste, risk of damage, and difficult unboxing experiences
Same same but different – Lohmann DuploFLEX® range once again successful at EFIA Awards
Customers of the leading international manufacturer of technical adhesive tapes Lohmann have been recognized by the European Flexographic Industry Association in the EFIA Awards 2020
Regulatory compliance takes a great network and the right company setup—which could give you a competitive advantage
Afera’s latest pre-Conference biweekly webinar covered current and future challenges in regulatory affairs for the adhesive tape industry with panellists from Nitto, tesa, Lohmann and Afera
European tape businesses cue in on sustainability in waste processing infrastructure and ‘enabling’ function of tape technologies
Afera’s 8th Webinar covered “the state of sustainability in adhesive tapes,” probing the importance of partnership, transparency and the E.U. Green Deal to the adhesive tape value chain
Spotlight on research institute Fraunhofer IFAM
Adhesive engineer Uwe Maurieschat tells about his experience with Afera, as well as that of the notable German research organisation dedicated to manufacturing technology and advanced materials and Afera Member since 2009
BASF closes divestiture of its construction chemicals business
On September 30, 2020, effective at midnight, BASF closed the divestiture of its construction chemicals business to an affiliate of Lone Star, a global private equity firm
Avery Dennison extends acrylic foam bonding (AFB) portfolio
The Avery Dennison AFB portfolio includes pressure sensitive tapes that feature excellent bonding to a broad range of substrates
Finalist interviews: UPM Raflatac's 100% wood-based film material
Last year, UPM Raflatac unveiled a new wood-based polypropylene film material, which was recently announced as one of P.E.’s Sustainability Awards 2020 finalists