The discontinuation of raw materials used in adhesive formulations is a real concern for many contractors and manufacturers. When a Massachusetts aerospace and defense contractor learned that a raw material for one of its adhesives had been discontinued, they were left scrambling to find a solution.
The contractor knew it needed a replacement material that would work with existing materials in the formulation. But they were worried that if they chose a particular material, it might be discontinued at a later date, too.
The solution? The contractor called on Appli-Tec to help source a new raw material and then create a new formulation that would meet existing specifications.
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