Why is bonding to plastics and rubber so difficult?

The age old problem of obtaining good adhesion of paints, coatings, sealants and glues to traditionally hard to bond to materials like polypropylene has challenged engineers ever since its development and introduction by ICI in the late 1930’s. In this whitepaper, Chris Lines explains a few possible ways to overcome the problem of adhesion to plastics and rubber.

Why is Bonding to Plastic and Rubber so Difficult – by Dyne Technology Ltd

Categories: Surface Energy

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