Posted on May 17th, 2016 by Maria Verros
We get this question from prospects and customers often: what kind of glue can come in contact with food?
Naturally, when it comes to food packaging, safety standards are very important. The glue used for food packaging is no different – and there are many details to consider when picking…
Posted in Adhesive Products, food packaging, Glue, Glue Manufacturing, Glue Products, Hot Melt, L.D. Davis, Uncategorized
Posted on May 10th, 2016 by Maria Verros
As you can imagine, corrugated fiberboard is one of the most widely used packaging materials in the world. As things like monthly subscription boxes, and cardboard virtual reality headsets gain popularity, the use of corrugated materials is continually growing.
Corrugated fiberboard is a material consisting of a fluted corrugated sheet and one or…
Posted in Adhesive Products, Environmentally-Friendly, Glue, Glue Manufacturing, Glue Products, L.D. Davis, Packaging Adhesive, Starch Adhesives, Uncategorized
Posted on May 5th, 2016 by Maria Verros
Chances are, the last time you were sitting at the blackjack table you weren’t thinking about paper or glue. But, without paper and glue – there would be no blackjack. Why? Well, there would be no playing cards.
There is a lot of science and technology that goes into making…
Posted in Adhesive Products, Custom Adhesive, Liquid Glue, Uncategorized, Water-Based Adhesive
Posted on April 28th, 2016 by Maria Verros
One of the first questions potential customers want to know when they call our company is: How much does your protein glue cost? When box makers consider switching glue vendors, cost is a top concern. Although this is a very difficult question to answer, I will try my best to explain some protein…
Posted in Adhesive Products, Animal Glue, Glue, Glue Cost, Glue Products, L.D. Davis, Packaging Adhesive, Protein Adhesive, Uncategorized
Posted on April 20th, 2016 by Maria Verros
Abrasives, often mineral based are used to shape or finish a wide range of materials through a sanding or rubbing action. (Wikipedia). Abrasives come in a number of shapes, sizes and materials; each is designed for a specific finish.
For instance, sandpaper is a type of coated abrasive that consists…
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