4/6/2016, Düsseldorf / Germany
Henkel develops a new technology
Welding incompatible plastics
Welding such materials has been a reliable joining technique for decades. The problem: Until now, only plastics with similar properties can be welded.
An expert team from Henkel Adhesive Technologies has recently developed a new technology that enables the welding of a number of incompatible plastics. With a special dosing technique a compatibilized bonding agent is applied onto plastic material and components. After this procedure the materials can be welded with all conventional welding machines available on the market.
The technology offers a high potential for optimizing processes and production procedures within various plastics processing industries. In addition, this technique can be applied to the welding of compatible plastics.
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