Rubber Compounding and Mixing for Performance
Start with the basics of formulating, the key processability characteristics, and the most common factory problems and causes, then go further in-depth in this three-day, intensive overview of rubber compounding and mixing.
Who Should Attend
Both entry level as well as experienced rubber technologists, rubber chemists, process engineers, laboratory managers, supervisors, technicians, shop foremen, quality assurance managers and engineers, technical sales personnel, rubber producers and users.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Know the five categories of rubber processability tests
- Understand the differences between general purpose and specialty elastomers, and how they affect compounding and mixing
- Review methodologies for solving factory problems
- Gain an intensive overview of rubber compounding and mixing
Attendees receive two textbooks (included in the course fee) by course instructor and author John Dick.
All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.
Wed.-Fri., Sept. 21-23, 2016
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education
$1,190 if you register by Thu., July 21, 2016.
$1,290 if you register after Thu., July 21, 2016.
CEUs: 1.8, PDHs: 18
Enrollment Limit: 40
Program Number: 4830-8890
Note: On days 1 and 2 class ends at 4:30 p.m. and on day 3 Class ends at 3:00 p.m.