News from Notch Consulting, Inc.

September 7, 2009

Conference on Sustainable Additives and Fillers in Rubber to be Held in London

Filed under: Carbon Black, General, Silica — Notch @ 12:21 pm

The Rubber In Engineering Group (RIEG), part of Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining (London), is sponsoring a one-day technical meeting to discuss the “sustainable future for additives and fillers in rubber.” The conference will be held at IOM3 HQ in London on September 25.

Confirmed topics include:

  • The use of beneficated pulverised fuel ash (PFA) derived from coal fired power stations as a filler for rubbers and plastics;
  • Biopolymers as sustainable fillers for elastomers;
  • Use of crumb rubber as a replacement for mineral fillers in the polymer industry; and
  • Sustainable fillers for the polymer industry.

Details are here.

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