- October 14, 2009
The division was created to supply adhesives, sealants, tapes, and films to the rapidly expanding solar and wind energy markets. 3M has developed industry-specific products that will improve performance, quality, and reduce costs.
Strouse's Mark Cheatham, director of engineering, comments, “We are very pleased to be working with 3M in this new venture. Partnering with 3M gives us a greater product selection as we craft solutions for our customers.”
The Strouse Corp. has 25 years of continuous supply of adhesive components to solar panel manufacturers. This experience coupled with the expertise in automatic application is said to provide unique value to the renewable energy market.
Strouse is a certified Women's Owned Business and is also a 3M Preferred Converter and Master Masking Converter. It supplies die-cut adhesive components for the solar, electronics, automotive, defense, medical, and appliance industries.