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All About Animal Glue

Posted on January 10, 2017 by Maria Verros, Online Marketing Manager
How Is Animal Glue Made?

Animal glues (also known as hide glue, and protein glue) are made through prolonged boiling of pure bovine or porcine animal hides, connective tissues, and bones. 

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Posted in animal glue, Glue, Hide Glue, viscosity, bloom strength

Glue 101: What is Gram Strength?

Posted on August 31, 2016 by Maria Verros, Online Marketing Manager

Our lab team tests gram strength on all gelatin and animal glues we receive into our manufacturing facility.  We then use that number in correlation to the viscosity to determine what raw materials get used in our cake glues and dehydrated hide glue. 

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Posted in animal glue, gram strength, jelly strength, bloom strength, geltain