H.B. Fuller Water Filtration Adhesives Earn NSF Certification

Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:24pm EST

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ST. PAUL, Minn.,  Jan. 10, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- H.B. Fuller Company  (NYSE:
FUL), a leading global adhesives provider has received notification from NSF
International that its new two part polyurethane adhesives for spiral wound
membrane bonding  UR3577  and UR3577LV  have been  certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI
Standard 61 - Drinking Water System Components - Health Effects.  These
adhesives have also been tested and certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI 61, Annex G and
is in compliance with  California's Health & Safety Code Section 116875
(commonly known as AB1953) and Vermont Act 193.    Please visit the  NSF web
site  for reference to the actual certification.

Customers can have confidence that the new NSF Certified H.B. Fuller adhesives
have been tested and meet this important criterion for filter manufacturing. 
H.B. Fuller has been a leading supplier for spiral wound membrane bonding for
liquid filtration applications for more than 20 years. The UR3577 products
incorporate years of filtration innovation experience into the formulations that
are designed to reduce leak test failures in spiral wound membrane bonding.  The
LV version is a low viscosity version that gravity feeds very well for equipment
that requires this set up.  Both versions have a 1:1 mix ratio and can be used
for most water filtration spiral wound membrane applications including reverse
osmosis, nanofiltration, and ultrafiltration.  

See more about  H.B. Fuller  product offering for membrane separation
applications at  http://www.hbfuller.com/filtration.

About H.B. Fuller Company: For over 125 years,  H.B. Fuller  has been a leading
global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other
specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. Recognized for
unmatched technical support and innovation,  H.B. Fuller  brings knowledge and
expertise to help its customers find precisely the right formulation for the
right performance. With fiscal 2011 net revenue of  $1.6 billion,  H.B. Fuller 
serves customers in packaging, hygiene, general assembly, paper converting,
woodworking, construction, automotive and consumer businesses. For more
information, visit us at hbfuller.com and subscribe to our blog.

About NSF International:

NSF International, an independent, not-for-profit organization, certifies
products and writes standards for food, water and consumer goods to minimize
adverse health effects and protect the environment (www.nsf.org). Founded in
1944, NSF is committed to protecting human health and safety worldwide and
operates in more than 120 countries. NSF is a World Health Organization
Collaborating Centre for Food and Water Safety and Indoor Environment.  

Since NSF/ANSI Standard 61:  Drinking Water System Components - Health Effects 
was developed in 1988, NSF International has been dedicated to protecting the
public and educating consumers on contaminants, such as lead in drinking water
products. The NSF certification program is accredited by the American National
Standards Institute.  

NSF  is a registered certification trademark of NSF International.

ANSI  is a registered certification trademark of American National Standards

SOURCE  H.B. Fuller Company

Lisa Rosenberg, H.B. Fuller, +1-847-914-9236, lisa.rosenberg@hbfuller.com
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