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Lightweighting and electrification drive demand for adhesives and sealants

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With the tightening of emission norms and the rise of electric vehicles, the advantages of adhesives and sealants over conventional forms of bonding have become more apparent in nearly every aspect. This has resulted in significant growth in adhesive usage, which is expected to continue in the future

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