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Personal Care Basic Seminar: HDK® Pyrogenic Silica

Presence | Distributors


This seminar provides basic information on HDK® manufacturing, products and applications.


No prior knowledge required


This one-day seminar introduces participants to the HDK® product group from various perspectives. Course content takes the form of PowerPoint presentations from technical experts, and, in one particularly exciting portion of the training, a plant tour.

  • Introduction to fillers; production and properties of hydrophilic pyrogenic silicas
  • Production and properties of hydrophobic silicas
  • HDK® product overview; effects of pyrogenic silicas
  • HDK® in coatings, composites and adhesives

Seminar language

German, English

Seminar objectives

This seminar provides basic information on HDK®, including manufacturing, products and applications

Target audience

Technicians, sales managers, marketing managers

Fee (includes value-added tax)

Free of charge

Number of participants



Dr. Jörg Heinlein

Dr. Jörg Heinlein, after his studies, began work as technical service manager for effect pigments based on liquid crystalline polymers. Later on he was responsible for market development for optical film applications with liquid crystalline polymers. In 2011, he conducted – as technical service manager for HDK fumed silica – his first training courses for WACKER SILICONES distribution partners. His focus was on coatings and composites. Since then, he has been part of the WACKER ACADEMY training team.


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