FAIRLAWN, Ohio—Latex industry innovations took the spotlight during the first day of the 2019 International Latex Conference, organized by Rubber & Plastics News and Akron Dispersions. The biannual event opened Aug. 6 at the Akron/Fairlawn Hilton in Fairlawn.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill.—In an industry that seems to be constantly changing with the technology around it, staying ahead of the game is key. It was with this in mind that Rubber & Plastics News, PolyOne and R.D. Abbott helped to organize the inaugural Healthcare Elastomers Conference.
DUBLIN, Ohio—The HBD/Thermoid subsidiary of HBD Industries has hired industry veteran Brent Lilly to be its director of sales and marketing. He will be responsible for leading the efforts of Thermoid's sales and product management teams.