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Article on historical adhesives in TUM magazine

Ancient adhesives made from materials found in nature have been holding together cathedrals for ­hundreds of years. Cordt Zollfrank investigates this long-forgotten knowledge with the aim to develop environmentally friendly adhesives.

In the current issue, readers will also find an article about Prof. Dr. Cordt Zollfrank from the TUM Campus Straubing. Historic adhesives made from natural materials have held up in cathedrals for centuries. Prof. Dr. Cordt Zollfrank, head of the Department of Biogenic Polymers, is investigating this long-forgotten knowledge with the aim of developing environmentally friendly adhesives.