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The History of Hide Glue

Posted on August 10, 2016 by Maria Verros, Online Marketing Manager

Hide glue has played a major role in the glue industry since the time of Egyptian pharaohs. Check out the history of hide glue.  

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Posted in animal glue, cake glue, protein glue

The Pros and Cons of Animal Glue Pillow Packs

Posted on August 01, 2016 by Maria Verros, Online Marketing Manager

While it is not a common way to package animal cake glues in the United States, many European glue manufacturers pack and ship their cake glues in pillow packs.

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Posted in animal glue, cake glue, protein glue

Lab Testing Of Glue Raw Materials: Viscosity Tests

 Gelatin is an extremely important part of our protein glues. Since the 1970s, we have replaced the primary ingredient, extracted collagen from hides of bovine and porcine, with recycled pharmaceutical and nutritional gelatin in the form of soft gel netting.

Some tests that we perform on incoming...

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Posted in lab testing, glue viscosity, cake glue, Gelatin, protein glue

Lab Testing Of Glue Raw Materials: Dirt Tests

Gelatin is the key raw material used in our protein cake glues and we receive this raw material from several different suppliers.   To ensure all gelatin meets our quality control standards, there are a number of tests performed when we receive it in our plant.  This assures the cake glues provided...

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Posted in lab testing, cake glue, Gelatin, protein glue