Rubber Seminar V - Bouncing Back

17 May 2010, Lancashire County Cricket Club

The Materials KTN supported a one day seminar, organised by the Manchester Polymer Group and sponsored by Columbian, on the technical aspects of rubber technology.

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Innovation Opportunities in the Rubber Industry (PDF 3.1MB)
Dr A. Tinker, Materials KTN
New Regulations on Carbon Black (PDF 7.7MB)
Dr J. Hallett, Columbian Chemicals UK
Economical and Technical Challenges of Rubber Recycling (PDF 3.7MB)
Mr M. Gregory, Polymer Recyclers Ltd
Devulcanisation and Re-use of Waste Rubber (PDF 351KB)
Dr M. Forrest, Smithers Rapra
The Effect of Additives on the Processing Behaviour of Natural Rubber Compounds - Rheology and Mould Sticking (PDF 1.6MB)
Mr M. Bennett, ARTIS
Can We Make Smarter Rubber? (PDF 5.4MB)
Dr J. Busfield, Queen Mary University of London
Update on Developments in REACH & CLP (PDF 1.8MB)
Mr S. Brierley, Lancaster University REACH Centre
Epoxidised Natural Rubber: The Green Alternative to Synthetic Rubbers in Tyre Applications (PDF 2.7MB)
Mr P. Brown, TARRC