Dymax Celebrates Earth Day 2014

Today marks the 44th annual Earth Day, celebrating initiatives that are helping to preserve the environment and encourage green, sustainable living around the world. This year’s theme, Green Cities, promotes best practices for individuals, businesses...

How does humidity affect the adhesive?

In the uncured state, humidity under most normal conditions of 0-70% Relative Humidity (RH) has no impact on a light-curable adhesives . It does not affect the curing time, chemical properties, or adhesion to the substrate. At 70% RH or higher, we...

Determine When Full Adhesive Cure is Accomplished and Create a Robust Light Curing Process

"I am trying to understand the UV-curing process. How can I determine when an adhesive is fully cured? What are the critical parameters that I need to control in order to gain good consistency for the curing? Also, I was trying to cure some adhesive on a...

Why Is My UV Coating Sticky?

Tackiness or stickiness may be noticed on the surface of some ultraviolet (UV) light curable adhesives and coatings. This phenomenon, known as oxygen inhibition, is the result of atmospheric oxygen inhibiting the cure on the surface layer of the...

Bond PET or Acrylic Lens to a Photo Print

"I'm looking for a UV adhesive that will bond a PET or Acrylic lens to a photo print such as those you get from a professional photo lab."

Dymax light-curable dome coatings have crystal-clear coating/adhesive properties, and stick well to plastic lens,...

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