St. Paul, Minn.—H.B. Fuller said it is raising prices for all vinyl acetate-based emulsion polymer products, effective April 14.
The increase, up to $0.03 per wet pound, includes the Elvace, Plyamul, Copro and PACE product brands.
The increases affect applications sold in the U.S. and Canada, including adhesives, construction and building products, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet and textile applications.
Seven companies in the flooring industry are the newest members of Install: Base King, FreeFit, HPS Schönox, H.B. Fuller, Uniseal Solutions, Velcro, and Winkleman Sales.
“There are many subfloor and flooring challenges professional floor installers encounter every day. It is for that reason Schönox has partnered with Install to help educate professional craftsmen on new techniques, manufacturer recommendations and technologically advanced products to better prepare substrates prior to floor installations,” said Enos Farnsworth, president, North America, HPS Schönox. “We embrace Install’s comprehensive, high-quality training program and believe that a highly trained flooring professional is a requirement for successful flooring installation.” Continue reading Install welcomes seven new members
H.B. Fuller Construction Products recently launched its latest innovation, TEC Power Grout RTU grout. The ready to use, ultimate performance, premixed grout has many of the benefits of epoxy and urethane grouts without the installation challenges.
In one easy to use premixed version, Power Grout RTU grout’s innovative formulation yields high chemical, UV and stain resistance and strong, color-consistent joints. Its rapid cure allows water exposure within three days and full water submersion within seven days. The product can be installed in saunas and steam rooms and within submerged areas like swimming pools and fountains. Continue reading H.B. Fuller Construction Products introduces TEC Power Grout RTU grout
Forbo has signed an agreement with H.B. Fuller Company for the sale of its industrial adhesives activities, including synthetic polymers, part of its Bonding Systems division. This transaction does not include the activities of the building and construction adhesives unit. Continue reading Fuller buys Forbo adhesives business