Bostik to Lead Discussions on Adhesives in Filtration at AFS Fall Conference

Adhesives specialist to moderate and present on adhesive technologies, compatibility and applications in filtration and filter media 

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for the industrial, construction and consumer markets, will present on adhesives in filtration at the American Filtration & Separations Society (AFS) Fall Conference in San Diego, CA. 

This year’s conference, the Clean Air and Water Solutions Conference, runs from October 24-27. It features technical presentations, short courses and tabletop exhibits. Topics range from water treatment technologies to air filtration testing.  AFS will also offer tours through the Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant.

On Wednesday, October 26, Bostik’s Business Development Engineer Derek Hofsess will moderate the Adhesives for Filters conference session from 1:15 – 3:15 p.m. PT. This session will feature presentations from Bostik, Nordson and Graco and discuss adhesives in filtration, filter manufacturing and dispense equipment used in the filtration industry. 

During this Wednesday session, Hofsess will present on adhesives in filtration. In particular, the presentation will focus on hot melt adhesive properties, application methods, end uses and why specific chemistries are best suited to certain filtration applications. 

To attend the conference, visit www.fall.afssociety.org.

About Bostik, an Arkema company

Bostik is a leading global adhesive specialist in industrial, construction and consumer markets. For more than a century, it has been developing innovative adhesive solutions that are smarter and more adaptive to the forces that shape daily lives. From cradle to grave, from home to office, Bostik’s smart adhesives can be found everywhere. With annual sales of €1.6 billion, the company employs 4,800 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries. For the latest information, visit www.bostik.com/us.

About Arkema

A designer of materials and innovative solutions, Arkema shapes materials and creates new uses that accelerate customer performance. Our balanced business portfolio spans high-performance materials, industrial specialties and coating solutions. Our globally recognized brands are ranked among the leaders in the markets we serve. Reporting annual sales of €7.7 billion in 2015, we employ approximately 19,000 people worldwide and operate in close to 50 countries. We are committed to active engagement with all our stakeholders. Our research centers in North America, France and Asia concentrate on advances in bio-based products, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation. For the latest, visit www.arkema.com.

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