Adhesive FAQs:


Q: Are adhesives typically organized by the method of adhesion?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives manufactured with either a liquid carrier or in 100% solid form?

A: Yes.

Q: Was adhesive issued in 1867?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives still more commonly used?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives designed according to the adhesive being used and the size of the area to which the adhesive will be applied?

A: Yes.

Q: Was adhesive Karlsons Klister in the 1920s?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives milky-white dispersions often based on polyvinyl acetate?

A: Yes, They are used extensively in the woodworking and packaging industries.

Q: Are adhesives : epoxy?

A: Yes, and polyurethane, cyanoacrylate and acrylic polymers.

Q: Is adhesive soft enough to flow to the adherend?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives typically organized by the method of adhesion?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives made from organic sources such as vegetable starch , natural resins, or animals?

A: Yes, These are often referred to as bioadhesives.

Q: Are adhesives brittle and vulnerable to environmental conditions?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives based on elastomers?

A: Yes, and thermoplastics, emulsions, and thermosets.

Q: Are adhesives discovered in central Italy when two stone flakes partially covered with birch-bark tar and a third uncovered stone from the Middle Pleistocene era were found?

A: Yes.

Q: Is adhesive tougher than the adherend?

A: Yes.

Q: Were adhesives used in cloth backed surgical and electric tapes?

A: Yes.

Q: Were adhesives first used on a backing by Henry Day in 1845?

A: Yes.

Q: Is adhesive used in Post-it notes?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives designed to form a temporary bond?

A: Yes, and ideally can be removed after months or years without leaving residue on the adherend.

Q: Are adhesives a mixture of ingredients dissolved in a solvent?

A: Yes.

Q: Is adhesive a simple?

A: Yes, and one-component adhesive.

Q: Are adhesives used in strong bonds with high shear-resistance like laminates?

A: Yes, such as bonding Formica to a wooden counter, and in footwear, as in attaching outsoles to uppers.

Q: Are adhesives discovered in Sibudu?

A: Yes, and South Africa.

Q: Is adhesive not adhesive by nature?

A: Yes.

Q: Is adhesive applied to either one or both of the materials being bonded?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives used in corrugated board and paper sack production?

A: Yes, and paper tube winding, and wallpaper adhesives.

Q: Are adhesives a medium for the polyester or the polyurethane resin?

A: Yes.

Q: Are adhesives used in applications such as surface protection films, masking tapes, bookmark and note papers, barcodes labels, price marking labels, promotional graphics materials, and for skin contact?

A: Yes, Some removable adhesives are designed to repeatedly stick and unstick.

Q: Is adhesive hard enough to resist flow when stress is applied to the bond?

A: Yes.