construction sealants

New ASTM International Standard Helps Monitor Building Sealants

A new ASTM International standard will help manufacturers and regulators better understand how building sealants change once they have been compressed or stretched. The new standard (C1815) was developed by ASTM International’s committee on building seals and sealants (C24). “Think about the last time you rolled out pizza dough,” says ASTM...

New RM Lucas headquarters, R&D and manufacturing facility acquired

RM Lucas has acquired property that will serve as its new headquarters office, research and development facility and manufacturing plant. The new facility is located at 12400 S. Laramie Ave., Alsip, Illinois. The location has frontage on Interstate 294 that circles Chicago and provides easy access for shipping and receiving to...

Chem Link observes 21st anniversary

Chem Link, of Schoolcraft, Michigan, is celebrating 21 years as a designer and manufacturer of adhesives and sealants for commercial and industrial construction. New products have been introduced almost every year by Chem Link since the first plural-component elastomeric urethanes were developed in 1990, the year the company was founded. Chem...