October 20-22, 2020 Knoxville, TN
Brought to you by: Rubber Division | American Chemical Society
October 20-22, 2020 Knoxville, TN

Exclusive Sponsors

Our valued Exclusive Level Sponsors are the best in the business! 

Hexpol – Lanyard & Tote Bag Sponsor


HEXPOL is a leading global developer and manufacturer of quality polymer compounds. The company provides proprietary and standard rubber compounding solutions to the automotive and transportation, aerospace, energy, oil and gas, wire and cable, medical and pharmaceutical, general industrial, building and construction, water treatment, tire and toll, and consumer markets. With over 20 locations in North America, capabilities include: Rubber Compounding, Silicone Compounding, Rolls, Performance Additives and Color Concentrates, Retreading, TPE Compounding, and Outsourcing Services. HEXPOL has a global footprint with rubber compounding, silicone compounding, TPE and thermoplastic facilities strategically located to serve customers across North America, Europe and Asia. 


HollyFrontier – Hotel Custom Keycard Sponsor

HollyFrontierHollyFrontier Lubricants and Specialty Products LLC is an independent petroleum refiner and marketer that produces specialty products including Paraffinic, Aromatic and low PAH Process oils. HollyFrontier is a pioneer in the development of Rubber Process Oils with its trademark Sunpar® paraffinic, Sundex® aromatic and Circosol® product lines. HollyFrontier also operates a state of the art rubber laboratory at our Tulsa, OK refinery to support our customers. HollyFrontier has total refining capacity of 450,000 barrels per day through 5 refineries in the U.S.


Lord – Educational Symposium Sponsor

LORDFor 95 years, LORD Corporation has developed highly reliable adhesives, coatings, motion management devices and sensing technologies that significantly reduce risk and improve product performance in industries such as aerospace, automotive, oil & gas and industrial. Our team members collaborate with customers every day to provide innovative solutions - solutions that move every person in the world. 


Lianda – Technical Meeting Sponsor


For over twenty four years, Lianda has been a reliable source of high quality products for both the Rubber and Plastics industries. We focus on high performance elastomers such as CPE, CR, CSM, HNBR and FKM and specialty additives such as peroxide, coagent, and composite zinc oxide. Our highly experienced TS&D team, along with a fully equipped lab, enables us to provide a high level of technical support and expertise to our customers. We focus on collaboration with our customers as we continuously strive to satisfy their technical, logistical, and commercial needs. Lianda works hard to consistently earn the status of being More Than a Distributor.


AirBoss Rubber Solutions - Mobile App Sponsor

As one of North America’s leading custom rubber compounders, Airboss develops and manufactures high quality rubber compounds for use in automotive, industrial, infrastructure, oil & gas and defense applications.  With a capacity to process approximately 450 million turn pounds annually from facilities in both Canada and the United States, Airboss is an industry leader in the development of proprietary custom rubber formulations and providing solutions for next generation products.    


Ergon, Inc. - Expo WiFi Sponsor


Our companies are engaged in a wide range of operations including sophisticated crude oil processing, marketing naphthenic and paraffinic specialty oils, producing and marketing specialty asphalt products, manufacturing and marketing road maintenance products and machinery, transporting and terminaling raw materials and refined products, propane marketing, oil and gas exploration and real estate development—among other undertakings. Our horizons have expanded since we first began, but our mission remains the same: Meet needs. Support families. Serve customers.


Interested in becoming an International Elastomer Conference Sponsor? Contact Gretchen Cermak, marketing manager, at gc@rubber.org or 330-595-5540.