Ashland

Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a global leader in providing specialty chemical solutions to customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets. Through our three commercial units – Ashland Specialty Ingredients, Ashland Performance Materials and Valvoline – we use good chemistry to make great things happen for customers in more than 100 countries. Ashland pressure sensitive adhesives serves labels, tapes, graphics and specialty films applications.

Markets represented:

  • Building construction
  • Transportation
  • Medical
  • Packaging
  • Electronics
  • Consumer
  • General industrial & assembly

Ashland, recognized as a world leader of pressure sensitive adhesives (PSA) technology, offers a wide variety of PSA technology: Arocure TM UV PSA, Aroset TM solvent PSA, Aroset TM emulsion PSA and Flexcryl TM emulsion PSA. Ashland strives to provide high performance and quality PSA to help our customers win in the market place.  

Ashland focuses on:

  • Supporting customer needs, whether it’s product development, product customization, technical service or customer service.
  • Technology innovation, which addresses the needs for new applications, product safety, cost effectiveness and processing efficiency.
  • Product quality, analyzing every single batch to ensure product consistency

Visit www.ashland.com/tape. 

Contact information:

Zhaohui Sun
Industry Manager PSA
Ashland Specialty Ingredients
zsun@ashland.com 

Transportation

The list of potential uses for PSA tapes in transportation is a mile long. See how tape is used in this dynamic industry.
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Design

Because of their viscoelasticity, PSA tapes may allow you to avoid design constraints presented by traditional metal fasteners.
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Strength

There are several standardized tests that measure the strength of PSA tapes. This video shows how tape strength is determined.
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Construction

The list of potential uses for PSA tapes in construction is virtually endless. Find out how tape is used for construction applications.
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