What you need to know about UL Classifications?

UL Classifications

UL classifications are used across many industries, however what does the classification mean for customers. What does UL stand for? Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is a leading independent organisation which tests and certifies product safety. Every year the company examines over 19,000 types of products, components, materials and systems. Why are UL classifications important?  UL classifications … Read moreWhat you need to know about UL Classifications?

Merbenit at Bondexpo 2018

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Merz + benteli will be exhibiting the Merbenit range of products at the international trade fair, Bondexpo 2018. This year’s event takes place in Stuttgart from the 8th October to 11th October 2018. Merbenit SMP Adhesives and Sealants The Merbenit range of innovative and environmentally friendly adhesives and sealants have enabled customers to optimise and reduce manufacturing … Read moreMerbenit at Bondexpo 2018

Merbenit receives eco-bau validation

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Three Merbenit products have received the eco-bau certification; Merbenit FS30, Merbenit HS60 and Merbenit HT50. What is the eco-bau certification? The eco-bau certification is awarded to products that have a minimal impact on the environment. Construction products are tested and evaluated using the eco-construction methodology and given a classification of eco-1, eco-2 or basis. Products … Read moreMerbenit receives eco-bau validation

Huntsman New Product – Araldite 2015-1

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Araldite 2015-1 is a thixotropic, gap-filling, two component epoxy adhesive which provides a strong and resilient bond on composites (GRP/SMC, CFRP), metals, wood, ceramic and glass. This adhesive has excellent weather resistance making it suitable for external applications in rail, marine, transportation and aerospace where parts are exposed to the environment. Whilst the high shear … Read moreHuntsman New Product – Araldite 2015-1

Introducing the Permabond Flex CA Range

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Permabond have launched a range of new flexible cyanoacrylate adhesives offering up to 400% elongation. Permabond Flex CA Adhesives  Permabond 741, 743 and 748 flex CA adhesives form clear colourless bonds that maintain the softness and flexibility of the bonded substrates when compared to standard and toughened cyanoacrylates. These adhesives range in shore hardness from … Read moreIntroducing the Permabond Flex CA Range

EN45545 Certified Products for Railway Manufacturers

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Fire Safety has always been a top priority in railway transportation. With the introduction of the European fire regulation, manufacturers and engineers must ensure materials and components are compliant with the requirements. Antala offers a range of adhesive and sealants that have been fully tested and approved to European fire standard EN 45545 for railway … Read moreEN45545 Certified Products for Railway Manufacturers

Merz+Benteli celebrates 100th anniversary

Merbenit 100th Anniversary

This year, merz + benteli the Swiss adhesive and sealant specialist for reactive systems is celebrating its 100th anniversary. As an independent company, merz + benteli develops, produces and markets cutting-edge elastic sealants and adhesives. 100 years of experience in bonding and sealing History of merz + benteli In 1918 Walter Merz and Albert Benteli founded the company, while … Read moreMerz+Benteli celebrates 100th anniversary

Welcome to Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0

The latest trend in manufacturing combines automation and data exchange, also known as Industry 4.0. This industrial revolution is set to change the way suppliers, analysts and engineers work together. Industry experts predict businesses using industry 4.0 will be able to increase their productivity by 30%. We take a closer look at Industry 4.0 and … Read moreWelcome to Industry 4.0

DGE will be exhibiting at InnoTrans 2018

Distributors Group Europe (DGE) will be presenting their latest solutions for the railway industry at InnoTrans 2018.  InnoTrans is the world’s leading trade fair for transport technology and takes places every two years in Berlin. This years event will be held in the Berlin Exhibition Grounds from 18 to 21 September 2018. Global railway solutions….technically … Read moreDGE will be exhibiting at InnoTrans 2018

Merbenit Unique SMP Products

This year marks the 100 year anniversary of Merz+Benteli AG, since the company was founded by chemists Walter Merz and Dr Albert Benteli. The company has grown to become leaders in elastic sealants and adhesives for the construction, automotive and marine sectors. The company has always remained at the forefront of industry, introducing new technologies … Read moreMerbenit Unique SMP Products