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International conference on foam technology and applications in thermoplastic and elastomeric products

2-3 May 2017, Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Organized by Applied Market Information LLC (AMI)

Sponsored by:

BRASKEM AMERICA
NFM WELDING ENGINEERS, INC.
REEDY CHEMICAL FOAM & SPECIALTY ADDITIVES
APPLIED MARKET INFORMATION Ltd.
APPLIED MARKET INFORMATION Ltd.
Paper offers are now being accepted for Polymer Foam 2018. Papers are invited on all aspects of the foams industry including (but not exclusively):

•Chemical blowing agents, such as azodicarbonamide (and potential replacements for vinyl foaming)
•Physical foam blowing
•Syntactic foams
•Foam processing technology such as structural foam molding, steam chest molding and sheet extrusion
•Adapting existing equipment and mold flow design for foam production
•Testing and properties of foams
•Controlling foam structure: microcellular, nanocellular, integral skin, flexible and rigid foam
•3D manufacturing of foam, structural foam moulding, foam extrusion, steam chest moulding
•Reducing material use and weight by foaming
•Foamability and properties of polymer materials
•Compounding additives and materials for foams
•Key applications and property requirements, case studies and reviews, e.g. construction insulation, packaging, automotive, medical
•Innovations and cutting edge research
•Regulations and testing
•Sustainability

Speakers have a 30 minute slot including 5 minutes for questions and attend the conference free of charge.

If you would like to give a presentation, please complete the abstract submission form and return it to Stephanie Berchem at sb@amiplastics-na.com.
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