Duke Energy Convention Center
April 22-24
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

SPE ANTEC 2013 Info and Registration

ANTEC 2013 Advance Program (Coming Soon)


Color and Appearance Division (D21) at SPE ANTEC 2013:
The following is preliminary information.  Please check final program at the conference.

CAD Executive Board Meeting

The executive board meeting is open only to the CAD Executive Committee members.

CAD Board Meeting

There will be a Board meeting at ANTEC 2013 on Tuesday, April 23 The board meeting is open to any CAD division members wishing to attend.

SPE CAD Technical Paper Sessions -Preliminary Program
Location:  Duke Energy Convention Center
Session M2: Required Information for Processing & Coloring Plastics
April 22
Moderator:  Steve Goldstein, Clariant
8:00am Paper Author

Options for Your High Volume Color – Blue

Scott Heitzman, Sun Chemical
9:00am Halogen-Free Organic Pigments: Considerations for Selecting a Colorant Michael Willis, Sun Chemical
9:30am  Analysis of Organic Colorants in Plastics  Constantinos Nicolaou, Sun Chemical Corporation
10:00am  Review of Titanium Dioxide Ability to Scatter Light  Philipp Niedenzu, E.I. DuPont
10:30am  Considerations Regarding the EN13900-5:2005 Determination by Filter Pressure  Justin Abel, Sunchemical


Session M221: Sustainability, Spectrophotometry & Coloring; Pathways to Success
Monday, April 22
 Doreen Becker, A. Schulman

Creating Sustainable Growth by Incorporating Sustainable Development Behavior in Supplier Selection

Larry Nitardy, ComAssist

2:00pm The Response of Highly Loaded Polylactic Acid Masterbatches Containing Pigmentary Titanium Dioxide Joy Bloom, E.I. DuPont de Nemours
2:30pm High Temperature Aesthetic Grade Liquid Crystal Polymers for Consumer Applications: Not Just For Connectors Anymore Mark Tyler, Ticona
3:00pm  Low Gloss, Low Emission UV Stabilized Polyacetal Copolymer (POM) Bruce Mulholland, Ticona
3:30pm  The Assessment of Uncertainty in Spectrophotometry Jack Ladson, Color Science Consultancy
4:00pm Effect of Small Perturbations in Colour Formulation on Output Colour of a Plastic Grade Compounded with Two Polycabonate Resins Ghaus Rizvi, UOIT

Experimental Study to Investigate Effect of Process Variables on Output Colour of a Compounded Plastic Grade

Shahid Ahmed, UOIT

5:00pm CAD Division Annual Business meeting open to all


Antec 2012 Committee Contacts
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Scott Heitzman, Sun Chemical


AM: Dr. Steve GOldstein, Clariant


PM: Doreen Becker, A. Schulman