HOUSTON—The IISRP will host a one-hour webinar May 10, giving participants the opportunity to learn more about some of the more recent trends, applications and developments within the elastomer and synthetic rubber industry.
Walter Ramirez, chief innovation officer and founder of technology-market innovation firm Innentik S.L., will lead the webinar. His presentation titled, "Recent Developments and Applications in Elastomers and Synthetic Rubber," will address several topics:
Relevant technology activity, major drivers and trends;
Sustainability, renewable monomers and biobased solutions;
Elastomer nanocomposites: graphene, Nanotubes, Nanodiamonds; and
Innovative applications and novel elastomers update.
"This is a continuation of our webinar program and what we hope will be an informative and rewarding experience for synthetic rubber industry professionals" Roxanna Petrovic, IISRP general director of programs, said in a statement.
Additional information about the webinar, including online registration, is available at www.iisrp.com, under the webinar tab. The cost for the program is $50 for IISRP member companies, $200 for non-members and space is limited to 100 participants.
Headquartered in Houston, the IISRP is an international not-for-profit trade association with more than 50 corporate members throughout 20 countries. Together, those members produce more than 80 percent of the world's supply of synthetic rubber.