Personal Care Basic Seminar: HDK® Pyrogenic Silica
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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
This seminar provides basic information on HDK®, including manufacturing, products and applications
Technicians, sales managers, marketing managers
Fee (includes value-added tax)Free of charge
Number of participants3-12
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.