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Improving Protein and Liquid Glue Application During the Winter

Winter weather is on the way. The change in the seasons can mean a difference in your production if you’re using protein or liquid dextrin and starch glues. Since these glues are eco-friendly, temperature and humidity can affect them, and operators need to be conscious of how these variables can change your application settings.

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What Do I Do If My Glue is Expired?

Just like with most natural products, glues have an expiration date.  You'll notice, especially with your natural glues (protein/gelatin based) and liquid water-based glues, that after they have hit their expiration date they may become moldy and unusable.

What do you do if your glue is expired?

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Product Spotlight: AP1012WE, Paper Tube Winding Glue

Paper tube winding is the process of spirally winding and gluing ribbon-like cardboard plies together into a cylinder shape. These tubes can range in size and thickness, and are cut to the desired length.

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What Exactly is a Food-Safe Adhesive?

Consumer safety is critical when manufacturing packaging for food and beverages. To help protect the public, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates the use of glue for food packaging purposes.

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