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How To Avoid Burning Protein Glue

When applying protein glue, temperature plays a significant role. It’s important to make sure you’re keeping your glue at an optimal temperature to have good adhesion, but sometimes accidents can happen. Here is how to identify, clean up, and avoid burning your protein glue to keep your manufacturing process running smoothly. 

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Protein Glue Tips for Summertime

Summertime is here. While many of us are looking forward to the warm weather, that extra heat and humidity can mean manufacturing challenges for some. You’ve probably noticed the consistency of your glue change during the warmer months if you’re using protein glue.

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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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How Do Heat and Humidity Impact Glue Performance?

It's August, and man is it hot.

Maybe you work in a manufacturing plant that is hit with extreme heat and humidity during the summer months. If so, there are some things you should keep in mind when it comes to running your glue in this weather. 

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