Henkel opens Adhesives Technology Center
Henkel Adhesives Technologies employs more than 200 workers at the Bridgewater site. In addition to analytical and rheology capabilities, the site supports the Hygiene, Packaging and Labeling, Tissue and Towel, Flexible Packaging, Paper Lamination, EPIX packaging, Pressure Sensitive Tapes, Graphics, Medical and Labels, Engineered Wood, and Furniture and Construction markets.
Some of the featured programs include sustainable packaging for consumer goods, sustainable trends in palletising, smart health solutions with printed electronics for diapers and personal health monitoring, digital solutions for maintenance, repair and operation of manufacturing equipment, and advances in engineered wood building applications. “The central focus of Adhesive Technologies’ innovation activities is developing sustainable solutions for our customers,” said Michael Harwell, Vice President of Innovation, Consumer Goods Adhesives.