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Epoxy coatings in food cans: Preserving life for long
13 Feb 2019

Epoxy coatings in food cans: Preserving life for long

Canned food has become a staple in our kitchens, hospitals, schools and supermarkets. However, as it often happens with everyday items, the many benefits they bring us daily can go overlooked. From easy transportation and storage to a significant reduction of food waste, cans are one of the greatest ways to make sure that food can be consumed at its best for a long, long time.
13 Feb 2019

Epoxies team up with graphene and carbon to create new compound

We have seen epoxies lowering the CO2 emissions from aircrafts and protecting water pipes from rust. We have seen them evolve and also save lives. We know they make our cities more beautiful and mor...
New epoxy hits underwater renovations
03 Oct 2018

New epoxy hits underwater renovations

The novel material can be hardened under water Epoxies can make our cars last longer, our smartphones perform better and our water pipes stay healthy. The benefits of epoxy resins are countless and...
Water pipes & epoxy: preserving our source of life
03 Oct 2018

Water pipes & epoxy: preserving our source of life

From the Bronze Age onwards, the development of urban civilizations has relied to a great extent on hydraulic systems. A high level of sophistication in water management technologies was already reached by Indus and Mesopotamians, followed by Greeks and Romans. Today we admire the ancient Roman aqueducts still standing in Europe and Northern Africa – but importantly, we can also draw inspiration from their engineering prowess.
Epoxy can save lives – even before we are born
14 Aug 2018

Epoxy can save lives – even before we are born

Surgical interventions, such as removing a tumour or correcting a spine, are always tricky procedures. In some cases, they happen before we are born. What seemed impossible a few years back is now a...
Solid as a rock: epoxy-based chemical anchors in construction
13 Aug 2018

Solid as a rock: epoxy-based chemical anchors in construction

Since the early days of mankind, we have managed to put our tools and ideas at the service of our living and working environment demands. Building the world we know today has taken years of dedication and constant evolution. In our efforts we have tried out lots of different materials and all possible ways to make sure they stay together, until we discovered epoxy chemical anchors.
Epoxies walking on sunshine
06 Jun 2018

Epoxies walking on sunshine

Anyone asked to think of a sunny place probably would not put Scotland at the top of their list. That might be why Scots try to make the most of the little sunshine they have, especially when it com...
Smooth sailing with epoxies
06 Jun 2018

Smooth sailing with epoxies

Sailing has been one of the most widely used forms of transportation throughout human history. Today, are still a major driving force behind our global economy, and epoxies help protect them across the seven seas.
Epoxies in jewellery: a hidden gem
26 Apr 2018

Epoxies in jewellery: a hidden gem

We often talk about epoxies in industrial, life-changing and innovative applications, but these resins can have other, more delicate uses. Their well-known versatility allows them to be used in diff...
Ready, steady, go! Epoxy resins keep you in shape
26 Apr 2018

Ready, steady, go! Epoxy resins keep you in shape

Exercising is good for your body and mind but it can also be very tiring and challenging, especially if you are not using the right equipment. Epoxy resins have proven to be a supportive ally for staying fit and healthy, whether you’re playing tennis, whizzing down the ski slopes or dribbling the ball with your hockey stick.  
Epoxies in prosthetics: helping athletes reach the finish line
22 Feb 2018

Epoxies in prosthetics: helping athletes reach the finish line

We can all picture a super-hero with a cape flying over town to save someone’s life. These are movie and comic heroes, but what do they look like in real life? Some of them are indeed saving lives...
Epoxy powder coatings: why so popular?
22 Feb 2018

Epoxy powder coatings: why so popular?

Tired of mediocre coatings, constructors started to seek ways of having a new type of resin that could be used in solvent borne and powder coatings. The efforts paid off and solid epoxy resins, both with middle and high molecular weight, were born.
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