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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adhesive

Adhesive may be used interchangeably with glue, cement, mucilage, or paste, and is any .... Depending on the chemical composition of the adhesive, they will adhere to different materials to greater or lesser degrees. Polymer dispersion ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polyvinyl_acetate

Poly(vinyl acetate) is an aliphatic rubbery synthetic polymer with the formula (C4 H6O2)n. ... as wood glue, PVAc is known as "white glue" and the yellow as " carpenter's glue" or PVA glue. as paper adhesive ... 281687 (4 July 1913), an abstract of which appears in the Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry ( London), vol.

discovermagazine.com/2003/feb/featchem

Feb 1, 2003 ... Nothing quite beats the intransigence of a mussel. From glands in its sluglike foot , the animal secretes a glue that in less than five minutes ...

www.chemistryexplained.com/A-Ar/Adhesives.html

For example, adhesives known as "super glues" (cyanoacrylates) are useful around the home in the bonding of common substrates (e.g., dishes, toys, etc.) ...

www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/adventures-in-chemistry/secret-science-stuff/glue.html

A super strong glue from a company called 3M was tested to see how much weight it could hold. The ends of two metal rods were glued together using 3M glue ...

www.explainthatstuff.com/adhesives.html

Aug 26, 2016 ... Have you ever stopped to think why glue doesn't stick to its tube? ... It's obvious modern glues are chemical products from the horrible names ...

www.britannica.com/technology/adhesive

“Adhesive” as a general term includes cement, mucilage, glue, and paste—terms that are often used interchangeably for any organic material that forms an ...

www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/resource/res00000459/developing-a-glue?cmpid=CMP00005014

Glue can be made from the protein in milk called casein. In this experiment you will prepare polymer glue from milk. The casein is separated from milk by ...

www.compoundchem.com/2015/10/15/superglue

Oct 15, 2015 ... Superglue is an incredibly useful invention, allowing us to repair all manner of objects. However, it nearly wasn't invented at all! Here's a quick ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-exactly-is-the-physi

Hence, the 'stickiness' of tape is caused by a combination of the molecular forces of the glue material sticking to itself as well as holding onto the substrate.".