Energy Saving Energy – VINNAPAS® Polymeric Binders for ETICS

Instructor-led training | Customers


This seminar covers the advantages of polymeric binders in external thermal insulation composite systems (ETICS).


Basic knowledge of chemistry



  • Introduction to potential energy savings for building exteriors
  • Current market trends
  • System components and their installationETAG 04 and EOTA test wall
  • Advantages and uses of VINNAPAS dispersible polymer powders
  • Thermally insulating renders


  • Installation of an external thermal insulation composite system and testing on a cured system

Seminar objectives

You will learn about the components of an external thermal insulation composite system (ETICS) and the advantages of using polymeric binders.

Target audience

Technical and managerial employees from applications technology, marketing, and research and development organizations.

Seminar language

German, English

Fee (includes value-added tax)

950.00 EUR

Number of participants

3 - 12


Adolf Himpsl

Adolf Himpsl started his career at WACKER in R&D for organic intermediates. Following a transfer to technical support at Construction Polymers, he was involved in setting up, equipping and supporting the first global technical centers in São Paulo and Singapore in 1998. Since then, he has implemented numerous training programs, both internal and external, and is a co-founder of the WACKER ACADEMY.

Dr. Marion Killat

Dr. Marion Killat studied at the University of Kaiserslautern, earning a doctorate in chemistry. Following a post-doctoral stay in the USA,she started her career at WACKER in 2000, joining the R&D department of WACKER POLYMERS. Since 2006, she has been a member of the WACKER ACADEMY training team, for diverse WACKER POLYMERS applications.

Michael Killermann

Michael Killermann joined WACKER in 1992 in the analytical department. From 1996 to 2008, he worked as a lab technician in the Building & Coatings business team, where he was in charge of technical distributor support for industrial coatings. He was recruited to the WACKER ACADEMY training team as a practical instructor in May 2008.