Adhesives: The Science of Sticky

October 22, 2020, 2:00 pm

3:00 pm

Ever wonder why tape sticks to paper or how a gecko sticks to a tree? Learn the science of glue and other adhesives and even make your own at home! We’ll compare homemade glue to store-bought glue and answer all your sticky questions. Follow along as our Clorox scientist explains how adhesives are used in the world around you and why some are better than others. Stick with us and you’ll be a glue expert in no time!

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Introduction to Adhesives: The Science of Sticky

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The Clorox Company is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with about 8,800 employees worldwide and a portfolio of some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products; Fresh Step® cat litter; Glad® bags and wraps; Kingsford® charcoal; Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces; Brita® water-filtration products; Burt’s Bees® natural personal care products; and RenewLife® and Rainbow Light® vitamins, minerals and supplements to name a few. Deep foundational science rooted in over a century of dedication to research and development enables us to bring our breadth of brands and company mission to life to “make everyday life better every day.” As part of the company, the Clorox Science Education program aims to support and promote science education excellence in local communities through volunteer work by Clorox employees.