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Specialty Silicones Showcased at World Summit

Milliken is headed to Vienna, Austria, next week for the Smithers Rapra Silicone Elastomers World Summit. Attracting over 250 leaders from various sectors of the silicone industry, the summit explores the latest in silicone elastomer technologies, manufacturing techniques, and cutting-edge research in everything from medical to automotive applications.

With its subsidiary SiVance, LLC, Milliken continues to lead the way in silicone chemistry, and is a key sponsor for next week’s event. Milliken’s continued innovation has yielded a range of silicone elastomer modifiers, including crosslinkers, which allow manufacturers to increase the hardness, tear strength and cure speed in addition cure and condensation cure silicone elastomer systems, and chain extenders, which enable increased softness and elongation in addition cure silicone elastomers.

If you plan to attend the Silicone Elastomers World Summit next week, be sure to stop by our table to learn more about our specialty silicones.