Aerosol Technology 101


Tuesday, April 10th 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Central Time)
Midwest Chapter TEAMWORKS 2018
Embassy Suites by Hilton O'Hare - Rosemont
5500 North River Road, Rosemont, Illinois, 60018, USA

Course Instructor: Colleen Rocafort

COURSE OVERVIEWThis course has been designed to be a 'Back to Basics' course in aerosol technology. Attendees will learn how an aerosol system works, basic componentry utilized, State and Federal regulations that directly affect aerosol products; and general formulation considerations to be addressed when developing, formulating, and testing prototype aerosols for use in the Personal Care market.

WHO SHOULD ATTENDThis course will be of interest to those professionals who wish to develop an understanding of aerosol technology as well as those who are actively involved in the development, filling, and testing of Personal Care aerosol products.

  SCC Member Non-Member SCC Student Member
Early Bird  $360 $490 $210
After 03/30/2018 $410 $540 $235


Brief Introduction and Overview of the Aerosol Industry/Market

- State & Federal Regulations that directly affect aerosol products

- How an Aerosol System Works

- Introduction to Various Examples of Different Aerosol Product Types

- General Formulation Considerations

   - Developing Global versus Regional Formulations

   - Volatile Organic Content (VOC)

   - Product Criteria and Selection (Based on Product Brief)

   - Propellant Selection

   - Corrosion Inhibitor Selection

   - Packaging Selection

   - Raw Material Selection: (Create your own Toolbox)

 - Developing Formulations

   - From Market Profile > to Formulation Strategy > to Final Formulas

- Testing Required for the Final Aerosol Product

Product Evaluation: Review Techniques/Provide Demonstrations 

- Review Important Aerosol Resources

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. 

If five or more employees from the same company register for the same course, they may deduct $25.00 from each registration. If ten or more register for the same course, they may deduct $50.00 for each registration. All registration forms must be received together along with payment to receive the reduced rate.

While we encourage you to register for any course that interests you, as a guide please note that courses marked NEXTGEN are primarily geared toward young professionals, students and those who are new to or looking for a refresher on certain topics. Please review the course agendas to further guide your registration.

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.