Global Hygiene Technical Service Manager, H.B. FullerMr. Bill Pulanco graduated in Mechanical Engineering with a BS & MS from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He started his career with Kimberly-Clark and has more than 15 years of progressive experience in the hygiene industry. In 2010 he joined H.B. Fuller as an application specialist and today he leads the Global Techincal Service for the Hygiene Market, where his team supports customers in optimizing value gained from using H.B. Fuller's Full-Care™ solutions. His team also manages extensive adhesive demonstrations at H.B. Fuller's technical centers of excellenc, which provides an invaluable service to customers to understand the adhesive performance within the final product.
Manufacturers that make hygiene products such as baby diapers, adult incontinence products, feminine hygiene pads, and other nonwoven hygiene products are increasingly looking to adhesive technology to make their products thinner, better fitting and more absorbent. And now they are looking to adhesives suppliers to help solve one of their biggest challenges and a major cause of customer complaints: adhesive bleed through.
Adhesive bleed through challenges:
H.B. Fuller's technical service team are experts in identifying and resolving bleed through. We will discuss how to identify bleed through, what are the main causes of bleed through, and with collaboration of co-supplier, how to solve bleed through for the best product quality.