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LD Davis - BLOG

Lab Testing of Protein Glue (Animal Glue) Cakes

Before any protein glues (animal glue) leave our manufacturing facility, a lot of technical work is done behind the scenes. Not only do we test each and every raw material used in the manufacturing process, but we test the glues after they are in cake form and ready for use. 

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Posted in lab testing, Animal Glue, LD Davis, protein glue, refractometer

Emmeci Rigid Box Line Size Comparison

Posted on May 09, 2018 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

We recently visited with the rigid box equipment manufacturers at Emmeci USA to run some of our protein glues on their equipment. We always enjoy pushing our glues to the limit and seeing how they will perform in "real life" circumstances. 

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Posted in Emmeci, packaging, Protein Adhesive, protein glue, rigid box, Glue Troubleshooting

Equipment Spotlight: Emmeci Insulated Glue Sample Tank

Posted on May 01, 2018 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

For box-makers using Emmeci rigid box and laminating machines, you'll be excited to learn that they're introducing an Insulated Glue Sample Tank. This new component will make achieving recommended glue application temperatures easier than ever. 

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Posted in Animal Glue, Emmeci, protein glue, Glue Equipment

Glue Bleeding Through Substrates

Posted on April 24, 2018 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

Seeing stripes show through your glued box wraps?  Well, that certainly won't make for a clean finished product. Chances are if you're reading this post, you've experienced glue bleeding through your substrates. 

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Posted in Animal Glue, Hide Glue, Liquid Glue, protein glue, Glue Troubleshooting