ACS Rubber Division 182nd Technical Meeting in Cincinnati, OH, USA

TARRC presented two papers at 182nd ACS Rubber Division Technical Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio

TARRC's Dr Andy Chapman presenting his paper at the Duke Energy Center, Cincinnati
180th Technical Meeting at the Rubber Expo 2011 in Cleveland, OH

TARRC's Dr Andy Chapman presented two papers and co-chaired a session on natural rubber at the 182nd American Chemical Society (ACS) Rubber Division Technical Meeting at the Rubber Expo 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The meetings and Rubber Expo was held this year at the Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, Ohio from the 9th-11th October 2012.

The technical meetings covered subjects such as Aerospace and Engineering Applications of Rubber, Rubber Recycling, New Commercial Developments, Advances in Materials and Tire Technology, Curing of Elastomers, Mixing and Processing amongst others.

TARRC's Dr Andy Chapman, Head of the Materials Research & Development Division presented two papers entitled:
'Green tire tread compounds based on silica-reinforced epoxidized natural rubber (ENR): comparison of the role of water in the cure of ENR, sSBR/BR, NR and BR.'

'NOVOR 800 - A new heat resistant vulcanizing system.'

For more information on Dr Chapman's papers and session please contact him,

TARRC's consultancy, Rubber Consultants, also had a stand at the Rubber Expo for the first time this year promoting the services on offer to potential new clients in North America. Rubber Consultants were on Stand 141.

For more information on the technical meeting and Rubber Expo 2012 please visit their official website


October 2012

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