Practical Basics and Theory in Emulsion Technology


Wednesday, August 23, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

National Office: 120 Wall Street Suite 2400, New York, NY 10005

Course Instructor: Mark Chandler

WHO SHOULD ATTENDThis course will be good for sales and marketing personnel who want to gain greater insight on emulsion formulation, quality control and manufacturing personnel who would like to gain an appreciation for the products they are testing and producing and formulators who want to learn more and better ways to make oil and water peacefully coexist.

  SCC Member Non-Member SCC Student Member
Early Bird  $360 $490 $210
After 08/08/2017 $410 $540 $235

This course will include the following:

I. Introduction to Emulsions - Formulating
A. Definitions
1. o/w oil-in water
2. w/o water-in-oil
B. Physical Chemistry of Emulsions
1. Surface Tension
2. Colligative Properties
3. Micelles
4. HLB
5. Emulsion Stabilizing Methods
6. Liquid Crystals
C. Designing Emulsions
1. Where to start
2. How to get a specific feel
3. Ingredients
a. How to find
b. Suppliers
c. Functions

II. Emulsions - Concepts
A. Emulsifier Behavior
B. Emulsifier location and Phases
C. Polymeric emulsifiers
D. Emulsions without emulsifiers
E. Viscosity and rheology

III. Emulsions - Evaluations
A. Stability
B. Efficacy
C. Safety
D. Preservation
E. Claim Substantiation

IV. Emulsions - Processing
A. Definitions
B. Mixing
C. Homogenization
D. Heat transfer
E. Scale-up effects
F. Use of the Microscope

Please note that Course Fee includes coffee/bagels, lunch/beverages and afternoon snack. All course materials are included in the fee as well. Any required Parking and/or Hotel accommodations must be made by attendee. Please see Hotel tab for recommended Hotel. 

All sales for CEP courses are final and non-refundable. If you cannot attend the original course you registered for, you can transfer the credit to a future course. Course fees are also transferable to another person at least 7 days before the course date.

NOTE: The SCC reserves the right to cancel any course for extenuating circumstances. A full refund will be issued in this case.