AOCS/CSPA Cleaning Products Fundamentals Short Course
Sunday, April 30, 2006, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
America's Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Cosponsored by the AOCS and the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA)

Technical Program

8:00–8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast.
8:30–9:00 a.m. Introduction and Background. G. van Buskirk, Clorox Services Company, USA.
9:00–10:00 a.m. An Intro to Surfactants Types. T. Germain, McIntyre Group Ltd., USA.
10:00–10:15 a.m. Break
10:15–10:50 a.m. Detergent Builders. J. Ledonne, Innophos, Canada.
10:50–11:25 a.m. Solvents in Cleaners. A. Joseph, The Dow Chemical Company, USA.
11:25 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Other Performance Additives. J. Shulman, Rohm and Haas Company, USA.
12:00–1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00–1:45 p.m. Household Formulations. J. Pytel, Stepan Company, USA.
1:45–2:30 p.m. Industrial & Institutional Formulations. K. Roach, Johnson Diversey, USA.
2:30–3:00 p.m. Product Forms. Speaker to be announced.
3:00–3:15 p.m. Break
3:15–3:45 p.m. Product Evaluation. Speaker to be announced.
3:45–4:15 p.m. Regulatory Update. R. Kiefer, CSPA, USA.
4:15–4:30 p.m. Wrap-Up and Conclusion.