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Title: Protein Modifiers Generally Provide Limited Improvement in Wood Bond Strength of Soy Flour Adhesives

Source: Forest Prod. J. Volume 63, Number 3/4: 2013; pp. 138–142.

Author(s)Frihart, Charles R.; Lorenz, Linda

Publication Year: 2013  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4707-3B

Abstract: Soy flour adhesives using a polyamidoamine-epichlorohydrin (PAE) polymeric coreactant are used increasingly as wood adhesives for interior products. Although these adhesives give good performance, higher bond strength under wet conditions is desirable. Wet strength is important for accelerated tests involving the internal forces generated by the swelling of wood and plasticization of the adhesive with increasing humidity.

Keywords: Soy, protein carbohydrate, adhesive, wood

Publication Review Process: Formally Refereed

File size: 333 kb(s)

Date posted: 10/20/2014

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RITS Product ID: 71410
Current FPL Scientist associated with this product
Frihart, Charles R.
Research Chemist
  

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