End User Focus: Sticking to tradition

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Published: Tuesday, 23 August 2011

These days, tile adhesives are a complicated mixture of additives, chemicals and fillers, each playing a crucial part in the adhesive performance. But, as Ed Hiam explains, traditional materials such as industrial minerals still play a key role in this evolving market

You could be forgiven for thinking that a ‘glue’ used for sticking tiles to a wall or floor in your common-place bathroom or kitchen is a simple affair. But over recent years these products have become very complex, with an increasing array of natural but well-processed industrial minerals being coupled...

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