Sep 02, 2010No Comments

Integral concrete waterproofing admixture and corrosion inhibitor Hycrete’s Element is an environmentally friendly admixture that integrally waterproofs concrete used in commercial construction. Certified Cradle-to-Cradle by


Aug 29, 2010No Comments

3D washi parchment Washi architectural parchment has been made for over 500 years in Japan by experienced artisan families. Washi is made from the elongated

Self-Repairing Concrete

Apr 22, 2010No Comments

Anti-corrosion, anti-cracking concrete The making of cement—the main ingredient in concrete—produces 8-10% of the world’s CO2. In fact, making one ton of cement generates one

ClearSeam ITL

Apr 15, 2010No Comments

Self structural translucent wall system Panelite has recently developed the ClearSeam ITL Fabrication System, a clear polycarbonate spine for interlocking self-structural translucent wall panels onsite.


Mar 31, 2010No Comments

Adaptable silicone material Formerol is a new class of silicone materials that combines the adhesive and room-temperature curing properties of silicone adhesives with the moldability

Reynobond with Kevlar

Feb 13, 2010No Comments

Kevlar-coated aluminum composite panel The devastating power of hurricanes has had a memorable impact in recent years, and damage caused by windborne debris has destroyed


Feb 05, 2010No Comments

Structural foams Henkel’s series of Terocore foams consist of heat-activated or two-component epoxy foam products for structural applications such as reinforcement, durability and crashworthiness. They

Self-Structured Sliding Doors

Dec 01, 2009No Comments

Self-supporting paper screens Traditional Japanese shoji are sliding doors made of washi paper supported by wood crosspieces. The paper offers privacy and protection from wind


Sep 29, 2009No Comments

High-performance LCP yarn Vectran is a high-performance multifilament yarn spun from liquid crystal polymer (LCP). Vectran fiber exhibits exceptional strength and rigidity and is five


Jul 29, 2009No Comments

Superior performance medium- and high-density fiberboard Maplex is an environmentally responsible alternative to traditional wood building materials. Maplex P (Performance) is a high-density fiberboard with