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Current Year Recipients

Rubber Division, ACS 2021 Science & Technology Award Winners

Charles Goodyear Medal: Dr. Joe DeSimone

Sponsored by Rubber Division, ACS

Melvin Mooney Distinguished Technology Award: Dr. Howard Colvin

Sponsored by Lion Elastomers

George Stafford Whitby Award for Distinguished Teaching & Research: Dr. James Busfield

Sponsored by Cabot Corporation

Sparks-Thomas Award: Dr. Kevin Cavicchi

Sponsored by Endurica, LLC

Chemistry of Thermoplastic Elastomers Award: Dr. Takashi Inoue

Sponsored by Renkert Oil, LLC

Fernley H. Banbury Award: Dr. James Stevenson

Sponsored by ACE Products & Consulting LLC

Bioelastomer Award: Dr. Buddy Ratner

Supported by Versalis Americas