Webinar Series: Manufacturing Mondays – Tires

Mondays June 3 - July 22; 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET  This webinar series is intended for those engaged in the tire and rubber industry and in academia. The focus will be on tire manufacturing beginning with raw materials receiving through production, final finishing and product shipment. Many of the fundamental manufacturing principles apply […]

Course: Carbon Black & Non-black Fillers

Location: This course is available virtually only and can be taken from the comfort of your home or office – remotely from any tablet, laptop or computer. Course Overview: This course will review types of fillers commonly used in rubber compounds and how they affect rubber properties such as durometer, tensile, modulus, compression set, etc. Topics […]

Course: Thermoplastic & Functional Elastomers

CEUs: 0.76 (To receive the CEUs, attendees must attend the course live and promptly complete the survey evaluation after the course.) Location: This course is available virtually only. It can be taken from the comfort of your home or office – remotely from any tablet, laptop or computer. Course Overview: With growing global concern regarding […]

Course: Sponge Rubber 101

CEUs: 0.66 (To receive the CEUs, attendees must attend the course live and promptly complete the survey evaluation after the course.) Location: This course is available virtually only. It can be taken from the comfort of your home or office – remotely from any tablet, laptop or computer. Course Overview: This course was developed for […]

Webinar: Managing Scientists & Engineers

Webinar Description: Managing technical staff requires competencies in technical and non-technical skills. Although a manager may have become a technical expert in a specialized area, they often have no formal training in management having attained the position by virtue of technical accomplishments. As a result, some managers excel in leading technical aspects of work (products, […]

Webinar: Elastomers for Selective Gas Separation, including Carbon Capture

Webinar Overview: This webinar is designed for researchers and technologists in both the rubber and membrane industries, since the use of various types of elastomeric membranes to permit selective permeation of gases will be presented. Of particular interest here will be the use of such elastomeric membranes to selectively remove CO2 (carbon capture) from various […]

Course: Sustainability in the Rubber Industry – BBQ & Tour

Location: This course is available in-person only at ACE Laboratories – 6800 N. Chestnut St., Suite C, Ravenna, OH 44266. Course Overview: This course is a technical review of sustainable raw materials for the rubber industry. This will include recycled polymers, carbon blacks, oils and green fillers. We will review where they come from, how […]

Webinar Series: Static, Dynamic & Fatigue Characterization Testing

July 9-12, 2023; 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. ET Daily Webinar Description: There are several ways to characterize the physical performance of rubber compounds, rubber components or full parts/assemblies. This webinar series seeks to highlight some of the static testing, dynamic testing and fatigue testing options that are available to aid in such characterization. The […]

Webinar: Rubber Manufacturing Economics

Webinar Description: The objective of this webinar is to provide an understanding of a typical cost structure in the rubber industry and to promote awareness of different cost components, their correlations and cost impact. You will learn about some effects of ingredient and process characteristics on rubber properties, costs of the final products and business […]

Course: An Introduction to Continuous Vulcanization

CEUs: 0.66 (To receive the CEUs, attendees must attend the course live and promptly complete the survey evaluation after the course.) Location: This course is available virtually only. It can be taken from the comfort of your home or office – remotely from any tablet, laptop or computer. Course Overview: This course was developed for […]