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Adhesive & Sealant Manufacturing

By-products from the adhesive and sealant manufacturing processes can be harsh and difficult to remove, but DMP has a variety of solutions that comprise effective wastewater treatment systems in these industries. Organic polymers and prepolymers don’t break down easily but can be removed through biological waste treatment techniques. Certain biodegradable adhesives can be easier to remove than others, but all must be removed before discharge.

Applications in Adhesives Manufacturing

  • Glue Manufacturing
  • Caulking and Liquid Adhesives
  • Waterproof Adhesives
  • Tile Adhesives
  • Tape Manufacturing
  • Starch Adhesives
  • Abrasives
  • Wallpaper Paste

Wastewater Treatment Solutions for Adhesives Manufacturing

Wastewater from facilities that produce caulks and sealants like polyurethane foam also contain a mixture chemicals and polymers and should be treated accordingly. In both cases, there is no single solution that will always be guaranteed effective – it takes an initial assessment, testing, working with the facility and understanding the process to determine the exact path to wastewater treatment.

DMP’s approach to wastewater creates tailored systems for our clients. In industries with a variety of facilities that use different chemicals, that specificity is crucial. It also helps us identify the regulations surrounding proper treatment, reuse and disposal so that we can design our system accordingly.

With heavy duty byproducts make wastewater management in the glue and adhesives industry difficult. Failing to do it well can lead to costly non-compliance fees. That’s why you should let DMP help.

DMP's Coronavirus COVID19 Statement to Customers

The state of Illinois recently issued a shelter in place order for all workers and businesses considered non-essential by The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (“CISA”), an agency in the Department of Homeland Security.

According to the memorandum, DMP & ISC – A DMP Corp Company – is considered a critical manufacturing company due to our supplying mission-critical chemicals required for the operation of the rail and wastewater industries. As a result, our primary chemical manufacturing facility in Illinois will continue to operate.

We will continue to receive and fill orders through this difficult time to support our customers and will keep you posted on any new information that may affect your business. Read more here.