Bio-based Adhesive Systems

Bio-based Adhesive Systems

Bio-based adhesive and resin technologies for a range of wood gluing applications - solid wood to wood-based panels.

Objective

Scion is seeking licensees for this technology.

Unique Selling Propositions
  • PRF-replacement structural gluing adhesives with good shelf life.
  • Extremely low panelboard emission bioadhesives.
  • Environmentally friendly bio-based adhesives systems ranging from structural gluing applications through to substitutes for UF resin used in wood-based panels.
Applications
  • Production of fingerjointed and glulam products through to applications in particleboard, medium density fibreboard, plywood & veneers.
  • High potential in other gluing applications (packaging etc).
IP Strategy

Patents registered in North America and NZ. Trade secrets and knowhow

Project Status

Proof of Concept - Early prototype built