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H.B. Fuller Water Filtration Adhesives Earn NSF Certification

ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE:FUL), a leading global adhesives provider has received notification from NSF International that three of its water filtration adhesive solutions manufactured in Nanjing and Yantai, China, have been certified with NSF/ANSI Standard 61 - Drinking Water System Components - Health Effects.

Customers can have confidence that the new NSF-certified H.B. Fuller adhesives have been tested and meet this important criterion for filter manufacturing. FE7811, FE7811HV and UR2187 have been certified for use as potting material in hollow fiber filtration devices.

These epoxy- and polyurethane-based materials have a proven track record of providing reliable and easy-to-use potting solution for ultrafiltration and microfiltration applications.

Learn more about H.B. Fuller’s adhesive products for membrane separation applications at www.hbfuller.com/filtration.

About H.B. Fuller:

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. With fiscal 2014 net revenue of $2.1 billion, H.B. Fuller’s commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the world's biggest challenges. Our reliable, responsive service creates lasting, rewarding connections with customers in packaging, hygiene, general assembly, electronic and assembly materials, paper converting, woodworking, construction, automotive and consumer businesses. And our promise to our people connects them with opportunities to innovate and thrive. For more information, visit us at www.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 Institute.

Kimberlee Sinclair Director, Global Communications +1 651 236 5823 kimberlee.sinclair@hbfuller.com

Source:H.B. Fuller Company