Polymer Bulletin - Adhesives and Sealants
- ID: 474661
- July 2016
- Smithers Information Ltd
This Polymer Bulletin is a current awareness service from the Polymer Library, the worlds largest database dedicated to polymer literature. Each time the abstracts database is updated with new records (approx. every two weeks) you will be sent a bulletin alerting you to any items that relate to adhesives or sealants.
There is a wide range of synthetic polymeric adhesives and they can be subdivided into many groups, including pressure sensitive, contact, structural, and hot melt. The properties of these adhesives vary greatly and this is why they have such wide-ranging applications, from those that need to be strong and reliable enough for a space shuttle fuel tank, to those that must stick and peel like the glue on a post-it note. Sealants are very similar to adhesives in that they must bond well to varying materials, but are mainly used to coat materials to protect them in some way, particularly in potential weak spots. The wide variety of types of adhesives and sealants and their many applications result in consistently high levels of research.
A Current Awareness service from us may be just what you need to update your knowledge with ease and accuracy without having to waste time, effort and money finding the information yourself.
E-mail delivery every two weeks.