CPI extends deadline for paper abstract submissions

Paper abstracts are now due 31 March 2011. Poster abstracts will be accepted until 22 August 2011.The Polyurethanes 2011 Technical Conference is the leading technical conference for the polyurethanes industry in the United States, bringing together experts throughout the industry in a range of disciplines.

Papers and posters may address innovations and developments in any area involving polyurethane chemistry or uses, including new polyurethane products or applications; raw material or additive innovations; or breakthroughs in equipment design or operation.

Papers and posters also may focus on issues associated with the manufacture, use, handling, transportation, disposal, and end of life of polyurethanes, including health, environmental and safety stewardship issues. Regulatory, legislative, code, and standard developments are also welcomed as topics. Awards will be made to outstanding contributions in relevant categories.

Submission instructions, guidelines for development of papers, and templates can be found on CPI's website www.polyurethane.org.