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Huntsman Epoxy Adhesive System Receives Germanischer Lloyd Approval

  • Wednesday, 5th October 2011
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Huntsman Advanced Materials has received approval from Germanischer Lloyd (GL) for ‘Araldite AW 4856/Hardener HW 4856 Fast’; an epoxy adhesive system designed for the manufacture of wind blades and large composite parts.

According to Huntsman, ‘Araldite AW 4856/Hardener HW 4856 Fast’ has been certified by GL as a ‘Duromeric Adhesive’, comprising good thixotropic and low exothermic properties. They say it offers increased toughness and fatigue resistance in applications requiring load bearing strength, this adhesive also provides excellent adhesion under adverse application conditions.

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