Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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6800 N. Chestnut St, Ravenna, OH 44266 



 Erick Sharp   

(330) 577-4088


Rubber Basics

Finally an introduction to rubber technology for the non-technical individuals.  This course is designed specifically for those working in non-technical capacities within the rubber industry that want to understand the basic fundamentals on what rubber is. Whether you are in sales, customers service, purchasing, accounting or production this course will provide relevant knowledge that applies to your daily task. 

Key Topics Covered :

  • What is Rubber?
  • Where does it come from?
  • How is it different from plastic?
  • Where is it used?
  • What are the different types of rubber?
  • What makes them different ?
  • What other raw materials are needed?
  • How is rubber mixed?
  • How is rubber extruded?
  • How is rubber molded?
  • How do you know if your rubber is good?

There will be an optional tour of the ACE Products & Consulting LLC facility after the course. 

Cost: $500

Instructor: Erick Sharp, President & CEO, ACE Products & Consulting LLC

Hotel Information: ACE Products & Consulting LLC has a negotiated rate of $119 at the Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center. You can call the hotel directly at (330) 346-0100 or reserve online at www.kentstatehotel.com and use promotion code ACE for our rate.