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The Secret to Effective Polymeric Plasma Treatment is Control

| Pierce Geary

Plastics are ubiquitous a material as they come, and there is nary an industry that does not utilize them in an adhesion application; medical device, automotive, aerospace, consumer goods, and ...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Medical Device, Webinar, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment

Webinar: BTG Labs + Plasmatreat Team Up for Polymer Surface Activation Discussion

| Pierce Geary

This Tuesday, December 11 at 2pm EST we'll be partnering with Plasmatreat, a developer of surface treatment systems, to present a webinar hosted by Plastics Technology magazine. Dr. Giles...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Medical Device, Cleaning Processes, Surface Testing

What Happens if You Don't Continually Monitor Your Adhesion Process?

| Pierce Geary

When a material begins its journey through a manufacturing process it becomes crucial to know and control everything that happens to that material as it makes its way down the line. There are two...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Looking at a Turkey Through the Eyes of a BTG Process Engineer

| Pierce Geary

Ever wonder what a hungry BTG Process Engineer is pondering while preparing the turkey for the feast of gratitude to be shared around the Thanksgiving table? The sharp minds at BTG Labs are ever...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Surface Testing

How to Control Your Adhesion Process by Getting to Know Your Critical Control Points

| Pierce Geary

What is a Critical Control Point?

A Critical Control Point (CCP) is any point in the manufacturing process where the surface condition of a material has the opportunity to change—intentionally or...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

What Does Clean Mean?

| Pierce Geary

This article was co-written by Elizabeth Kidd, BTG Labs' Custom Applications Scientist and Research and Development Chemist.

Coating and adhesive bonding are extremely common manufacturing process...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

The Automated Surface Analyst XA is HERE!

| Pierce Geary

The wait is finally over. Making its world debut at MD&M in Minneapolis, the Surface Analyst XA integrates the power, simplicity and ease of our handheld Surface Analyst directly into the...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Medical Device, Webinar, Composites, Thermoplastics, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment

Webinar: Getting the Most Out of Your Plasma Treatment

| Pierce Geary

We've collaborated once again with Composites World for a webinar elucidating a surface prep tool that's widely used and seldom understood.

Watch the video of the webinar "Strategies to Control...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Webinar, Composites

Reaching Out - Upcoming October Events and Tradeshows

| Pierce Geary

Autumnal vibes have landed at BTG Labs and along with football-watching, apple-picking, Halloween costume-planning we have an array of opportunities for you to interact with us and learn more...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Consumer Goods, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device, Surface Testing

Speaking Engagement at AMI Medical Tubing Conference October 2-3

| Pierce Geary

In the diverse and ever-growing world of medical devices, particularly those involving polymeric tubing, it is always crucial, and not always easy, to test and definitively guarantee the adhesion...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product, Medical Device, Webinar, Thermoplastics, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

New Webinar Discussing Additive Blooming Effects on Polymer Adhesion

| Pierce Geary

Partnering with Plastics Technology, BTG Labs held a webinar about a topic that’s attracting a lot of attention.

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