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Home appliances

From smart functionality to improved energy efficiency, home appliances are sophisticated assemblies. For manufacturers, advanced materials make appliance assembly more efficient and effective. For consumers, high-quality, durable advanced materials withstand daily use and exposure to temperature, humidity, pressure, vibration, and chemicals.

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At a glance

$1.3 TR

by 2033

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Projected value of global home appliance market.
 

41%

of homes worldwide

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Have smart, major home appliances.

24.996

regulations in place

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For household appliance manufacturers.

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Smart appliances boost ease, safety, and efficiency

Smart home appliances help consumers every day, easing tasks, increasing safety, and providing efficiency. Home appliance manufacture and assembly is assisted by advanced materials that increase production efficiencies while providing superior end-use performance for consumers.

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    Home appliance solutions

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Applications

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Top cover bonding
Control panel bonding
Circuit board protection
Glass bonding

Dishwasher

Advanced materials improve dishwasher assembly and end-use. Dishwasher applications include functional coatings on the inside and outside, top assembly and pump bonding materials, and seam, flange and thread sealing materials. Materials are also used to mitigate noise, vibration, and harshness.

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Top lid bonding
Control panel bonding
Circuit board protection
Glass door panel bonding
Motor magnet bonding

Washing machine

Clothes washer applications using advanced materials include sealing solutions as well as bonding of the top lid, control panel, pump assembly, door assembly, door gasket, and counterweight. Materials are also used to minimize noise, vibration, and harshness.

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Edge sealing

Cooktops

Advanced materials make stove assembly more efficient and effective. Cooktop performance relies on advanced materials that bond and seal the cooktop, control panel, metal-to-glass door, outer oven door, and provide circuit board protection and thermal management.

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Control panel bonding
Touch screen conductive ink
Oven door bonding

Microwave oven

Advanced materials elevate microwave assembly processes and end-use performance. Solutions include flange and seam sealing and bonding of the blower assembly, control panel, and door assembly alongside noise, vibration, and harshness reduction.

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Circuit board protection
Circuit board protection
Circuit board protection
Brush bonding
Brush bonding
Brush bonding
Hose Bonding
Adhesives for Motor Assembly
Adhesives for Motor Assembly

Vacuum cleaner

Vacuum cleaners benefit from advanced materials in several ways. Sealing applications include gasketing and hose sealing, Bonding applications aid areas such as motor and fan assemblies, bar to cap, brush, and plastic and composite. Noise, vibration, and harshness materials are also used.

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Panel/wind deflector bonding
Control panel bonding
Circuit board protection
Thermal management

Air conditioner

Solutions of adhesives, sealants and functional coatings are widely used for HVAC such as motor assembly bonding, outdoor unit gasketing, structural bonding and various electronics applications.

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Foam stop
Control panel bonding
Glass panel bonding
Vacuum insulation panel bonding
Circuit board protection

Refrigerator

Refrigerator assembly and end-use are increasingly sophisticated. Advanced materials have evolved and are used throughout the appliances. Bonding applications include door, evaporator and condenser coils, compressor assembly, doors, shelves, and drawers. Sealing applications cover threadlocking and interior liner seams, functional coatings enhance surfaces and noise, vibration, and harshness materials augment performance.

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