Workshops and Events

Experts as Teachers

Chemsultants International provides technical training to those interested in learning more about adhesives, coating technologies, and testing. Members of our professional staff have over 175 years of combined experience in a wide variety of disciplines including adhesion theory, formulating, product development and applications, web coating and product testing.

Over the past 15 years, Chemsultants International has consulted with and provided training to QA, QC, R&D and Production staff members of industry participants worldwide on topics that include:

  • Developing pressure sensitive adhesives
  • Applications and uses for specialty adhesives and specialty coated products
  • Testing pressure sensitive tapes, labels, liquid adhesives, specialty coatings and sealants

Chemsultants International presents several technical training workshops during the year in conjunction with the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council, including a Manufacturing & Testing of PSA Tapes class every September.

Special workshop sessions are conducted at locations around the country and at select international sites in conjunction with Alexander Watson and Associates.

We can also customize a training session for your team at our Mentor, OH Technology Campus.


Upcoming Events

PSTC’s Manufacturing & Testing of PSA Tapes at Chemsultants International – September 16-19 2019  Mentor, OH

Class covers details of coating and converting methods, along with in-depth discussion of testing methods and analytical tools.  The class is unique in its combination of classroom discussions and lab-based demonstrations, allowing for an in-depth exploration of topics.  Time is split almost equally between class room discussions and actual demonstrations and techniques – including testing equipment, pilot coater equipment and converting equipment.

Coating Tech Institute by Coating Tech Slot Dies – May 6-9 2019 

A combination of classroom instruction and hands-on experiences with an operating coating line will provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of slot die coating technology. This event is designed for companies in any fluid coating industry from adhesive coated tapes to lithium ion batteries. Anyone new to slot die technology should consider attending.  While the content is technical, it is easily digestible by engineers and operators and is useful for training operators new to slot die coating technology.