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At LD Davis, we pride ourselves on being an educational resource for our customers, our prospects and the community. Our blog is a helpful learning tool for those wanting to know more about glue best practices, news in the industry and simple answers to common glue questions. Hear it straight from the experts in every post.

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Avoiding Box Pop-Ups in Packaging

This was a very highly requested video! Our technical team has worked with a number of prospects and existing customers in the packaging industry that are experiencing box pop-ups.

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Custom Adhesives

At LD Davis, we pride ourselves on thinking outside the box and our ability to customize our existing animal glue formulas to meet our clients’ needs.  We are also never afraid to create a new glue formula or a new custom adhesive for a new or difficult application.

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Eco-Adhesive and Packaging Sustainability

Adhesives and Packaging

A recent article from Food and Beverage Packaging Magazine on December 5, 2011 spoke about packaging adhesives turning greener to follow the trend of the packaging industry.  The article says that the packaging industry as a whole is farther ahead of the adhesives industry in terms of environmental matters.  However, it brings up an important point about the role adhesives play in packaging sustainability.

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Water-Based Adhesives and Food Packaging

In the July/August 2011 issue of Folding Carton Industry magazine, an article regarding safety standards for food packaging caught my eye. L.D. Davis sells three kinds of adhesives that are used in packaging. We manufacture liquid water-based adhesives, and hide glue, or protein adhesive, and we are a distributor of H.B. Fuller's hot melt adhesives. Both our liquid and animal glues are technically water-based adhesives.

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