BASA Publications

The newsletter of the association, the BASA Bulletin is published three times a year and posted to members in January, May and September. It provides readers with an overview of association activities and highlights the main news, issues and activities within the industry. News and views for consideration for publication should be sent to the BASA Secretary and previous issues of the Bulletin can be downloaded here.

Published each year Members' Handbook has 84 pages of useful information about the adhesives and sealants industry in the Uk and Ireland, including company details of more than 100 member companies, a buyers' guide section, a guide to trade names and feature articles about a wide range of issues being managed by the association. An electronic copy of the Handbook is available here and additional hard copies are available on request.

BASA Bulletin Issue 80 May 2017

Published: 01 May 2017 The newsletter of our Association includes working group report updates and news about BASA activities. Issue 80 contains a review of the 2017 AGM and Industry Lunch, details of Networking & Training events this year, an update of Standards revisions, substance restrictions updates and a variety of Member stories

BASA Bulletin Issue 79 Feb 2017

Published: 01 February 2017 The newsletter of our Association includes details of the March AGM, a review of the 2016 Dinner Dance as well as the usual updates about regulation and standards issues affecting our industry including working part updates, REACH updates and interesting Member submitted articles

BASA Bulletin Issue 78 Oct 2016

Published: 01 October 2016 The newsletter of our Association includes working group report updates and news about BASA activities

BASA Bulletin Issue 77 May 2016

Published: 01 May 2016 The newsletter of our Association includes a write up of the 2016 AGM and Industry Lunch, details of this year's Max Kochmann award presented to Neil Sanders from F Ball and Company Ltd, Company News, some interesting Brexit articles, information on the FEICA Conference in Vienna in September and the WAC in Tokyo in October and a reminder to book your place for the BASA Sports Day in June and make a note in your diary for the Dinner Dance in November

BASA Bulletin Issue 76 Feb 2016

Published: 01 February 2016 The newsletter of our Association includes details of the March AGM, a review of the 2015 Dinner Dance and details of the new events website as well as the usual updates about regulation and standards issues affecting our industry including working part updates, REACH update and some new interesting Member submitted articles

BASA Bulletin Issue 75 Oct 2015

Published: 01 October 2015 The newsletter of our Association includes a review of the FEICA Conference in Portugal, the 2015 BASA sports day, how to attract talent to your organisation as well as the usual updates about regulation and standards issues affecting our industry including working part updates, REACH update and some new interesting Member submitted articles

BASA Bulletin Issue 81 Sept 2017

Published: 30 September 2017 The newsletter of our Association includes working group report updates and news about BASA activities. Issue 81 contains a review of the 2017 Sports Day and Open Forum, details of Networking & Training events this year, an update of Standards revisions, substance restrictions updates and a variety of Member stories

BASA News January 2018

Published: 08 January 2018 This first electronic Newsletter focusses on member information, and we will build on this to include the normal types of features. Wishing all members a Happy New Year and a hope that, after a well-deserved Christmas break, the challenges we all face in 2018 can be handled if we all stick together! https://canvas.vuelio.co.uk/2399/basa82#/walls

BASA News February 2018

Published: 27 February 2018 The February Canvas includes stories from Beardow Adams, BondIt and Itac, with information about the 35th AGM and 2018 Industry Lunch at Twickenham Stadium. We also have the latest Economic Update from Roger Martin-Fagg and features by Croner and lots of other useful snippets for members.

2018 BASA Members Handbook

Published: 18 April 2018 The 2018/19 BASA Members Handbook is available for download here. Please contact secretary@basa.uk.com if you would like to receive additional hard copies.

FEICA Good Practices

Published: 14 May 2018 The adhesive and sealant industry has a focus on creating products that foster sustainability.

The circular economy: The role of adhesives and sealants

Published: 20 August 2018 FEICA recognises that a viable and sustainable future will depend on a more efficient, including circular, use of resources. The adhesive and sealant industry is willing to contribute to solutions to meet this challenge. Our industry launched its Sustainable Development Agenda in 2016 to ensure our members understand and support the circular economy developments over the coming years.