PRESS RELEASES

 
        
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers Introduces the Industry’s First Self-Foaming Polyurethane Potting Compound
New FilterFAB 2500 FOAM is the most efficient filter adhesive available for air filter assembly. The two-part polyurethane compound requires as little as one-third the amount of its non-foaming counterpart, uses standard meter mix equipment and eliminates the need for special injection equipment to create the foaming effect. 
 

 
        

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers Innovates a New Adhesive Specifically for Laminating Fire-Rated and Borated Boards
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers’ new Advantage 460 is a lamination adhesive developed exclusively to minimize reaction to borates in fire-rated particleboard and fiberboard, eliminating quick gelling of adhesive upon application to extend working time and ensure successful bonding.

 
        

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers Introduces High-Performing EPI System for SIPS Production
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers’ new Advantage EP-980 is approved by the ICC-ES in evaluation report ESR-3845 and meets the requirements of Norma CH2148, the standard for residential use in Chile. It is easy to use, cures quickly, works well across a wide temperature range during and after production and offers excellent heat, water and solvent resistance.

 

        
Leading Manufacturer of Wood Adhesives Puts Its Experience to Work Developing Top-Performing EPI Adhesive for Structural Glued Lumber
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers’ new Advantage EP-950A is exceptionally resistant to water and heat and recently passed ASTM E119 wall burn testing, on top of ASTM D2559-12a testing. It is an easy-to-use, environmentally safe acrylic-based EPI that develops low foam during curing and can be used on finger jointers, cold or hot presses.


              
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers Brings High Value with New Multibond Finger Jointing Adhesive
The new Multibond FJ-3 offers a remarkably cost-effective solution for finger jointing of interior millwork and other wood products. It meets the requirements of the ASTM D—5572 Dry Use Standard and European Standard DIN EN204 D3.
 

              
Company Advances PSA Technology With Two Next-Generation Products for Removable, Permanent Applications
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers took two core PSAs back to the lab and emerged with high-performance versions, renamed Covinax 424-39, for permanent applications, and Covinax 265-05, for semi-removable use.
 
 
                 
Company’s Highest-Performing Water-Based PSA Earns Coveted BS 5609 Certification for Marine Use
Franklin Adhesives & Polymers’ Covinax 383-19, developed for use in extreme environmental conditions, shows how tough it is during underwater testing for Section 2 of the Standard BS 5609: 1986, “Printed Pressure-Sensitive, Adhesive Coated Labels for Marine Use.”

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