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Adhesives a.k.a. Adhesive: An adhesive is any substance applied to the surfaces of materials that binds them together and resists separation. The term "adhesive" may be used interchangeably with glue, cement, mucilage, or paste. Adjectives may be used in conjunction with the word “adhesive” to describe properties based on the substance's physical or chemical form, the type of materials joined, or conditions under which it is applied.

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Google previewStructural Adhesives (2012)

Chemistry and Technology by S.R. Hartshorn

The development of systems exhibiting the same level of toughness as today's state-ofthe-art epoxy adhesives is a goal for the future. It has been mentioned that the bismaleimides, in general, do not show the same degree of thermal stability ...

Google previewEpoxy Compounds—Advances in Research and Application: 2013 Edition (2013)

“In the assembly of parts in industry time is crucial and the curing speed of adhesives is an important parameter. Further, for many substrates a primer is required for an adhesive to bond to a surface which adds steps and cost to the assembly ...

Google previewWood Adhesives (1989)

Chemistry and Technology---Volume 2 by A. Pizzi

Lawrence Gollob's chapter on structure /property relationships in phenol- formaldehyde adhesives is a clear indication of things to come, of the direction in which adhesive technologists must go and are bound to go in the future. Kenneth R.

Google previewPolymeric Materials Encyclopedia, Twelve Volume Set (1996)

by Joseph C. Salamone

One prerequisite for dental adhesives is an ability to cure in the mouth; this is why methacrylate-based polymer materials are used in dentistry. Initiation systems are benzoyl peroxide (BPO)-tertiary amine or TBB.12 Base monomers are methyl ...

Google previewAdhesive Performance of Soy Protein Isolate Enhanced by Chemical Modification and Physical Treatment (2006)

Due to the natural limitation of petroleum resources, environment issues, and health concerns, protein-based adhesives is a desirable alternative to replace petroleum- 3 Results have been accepted. Wang, Y., X. Mo, X. S. Sun, and D. Wang.

Google previewStructural Adhesive Joints in Engineering (1997)

by Robert D. Adams, J. Comyn, William Charles Wake

Available experimental evidence on the uptake of water vapour by structural adhesives is that the isotherms (plots, at constant temperature, of equilibrium mass uptake against r.h. or some other measure of partial pressure) are straight lines or ...

Google previewCraftsman's Illustrated Dictionary of Construction Terms (1994)

by James T. Frane

Adhesives are used to hold materials together by establishing a bond between the two material surfaces to be attached. The materials may be of different types or textures, and often require some surface preparation, such as cleaning or ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Consumption and Waste (2012)

The Social Science of Garbage by Carl A. Zimring, William L. Rathje

Adhesives are substances that can hold at least two materials together by surface attachment. They have been part of human history since 4000 b.c.e. Early adhesives were made from natural materials, such as tree sap, vegetables, tar, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia and Handbook of Materials, Parts and Finishes, Third Edition (2016)

by Mel Schwartz

Structural adhesives are, in general, of the alloy or thermosetting type and have the property of fastening adherends that are structural materials (such as metals and wood) for long periods of time even when the adhesive joint is under load.

Google previewCraftsman's Construction Installation Encyclopedia (2004)

by Stephen Diller, Janelle Diller

But adhesives undergo complex physical and/or chemical changes that aren't totally understood. In the last 50 years, new chemically- synthesized adhesives have introduced changes that make it possible to ...

Google previewThe Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia (2000)

by Charles Taylor

Adhesives are natural and synthetic materials that are used to stick objects and surfaces together. Glues, cements, and resins are all adhesives. Adhesives attach to surfaces by filling the tiny pits and holes in even the smoothest ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology, Four-Volume Set (2000)

by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers

dodecane 2,4,5 ,6-Tetrachloroisophthalonitrile Plastic products Plastic products Process cooling waters Metalworking fluids Metalworking fluids Wood preservation, adhesives, ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2003)

by Moselio Schaechter

Hydrocarbon fuels, boat and ship fuel and marine storage, home heating fuel Plastic products Plastic products Process cooling waters Metalworking fluids Metalworking fluids Wood preservation, adhesives, cement additive, toxic wash ...

Google previewDictionary of Daily Life of Indians of the Americas (1981)

Adhesives made from vegetable substances were manufactured by tribes from whatever materials were handy. Resin from coniferous trees was commonly used by North American tribes from the North to the Southwest. Gums and resins from ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Greeting Card Tools & Techniques (2008)

by Susan Pickering Rothamel

Card makers should use non-yellowing, flexible, non-brittle adhesives, and avoid cellulose and starch glues, rubber cement, paper cement, high- or low- temperature glue sticks, vegetable glues, epoxy, animal glues, and wood glues.

Google previewWhittington's Dictionary of Plastics, Third Edition (1993)

by James F. Carley

Adhesives are used in the plastics industry to join a plastic article to another article of (a) the same plastic, (b) a different plastic, or (c) a nonplastic material. Adhesives based on plastics are also used in other industries to join nonplastic ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2H4E1S1I1V4E1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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