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Adhesives.org - Adhesive & Sealant Selection Guide for OEM Body Shops

A comprehensive industry-authored guide detailing the type and function of adhesives and sealants used in bodies and cabs (body-in-white, BIW) of light vehicles and heavy trucks, common test methods, and selection considerations for OEM’s. (read more)

Adhesives.org - Adhesive CAD Symbol

The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc. (ASC), in collaboration with ASTM, has released a new ASTM International standard, D7447-08, Standard Practice for Symbolizing Adhesive Applications. This standard, and the accompanying electronic symbol, enable engineers, architects, designers and other end-users to more conveniently represent adhesives on computer-aided design (CAD) drawings. (read more)

Adhesives.org - VOC Guide

In the United States, regulations governing use of adhesives and sealants are constrained to the area of Air Quality. Some VOCs react with nitrogen oxides in the air in the presence of sunlight to form ozone. Although ozone is beneficial in the upper atmosphere because it absorbs UV, thus protecting humans, plants, and animals from exposure to dangerous solar radiation... (read more)