Training Introduction to Rubber Technology

Two-day course given by ERT B.V., Deventer, the Netherlands



To become familiar with the different types and grades of rubber, their properties, ingredients, processing techniques and applications. Rubber is very different relative to other materials like metals and plastics, with regard to their properties, applications and processing techniques. In general courses, rubber is only often limited part of the content.


Target audience

This course is given on a level which is suitable for newcomers in the rubber processing industry, users and purchasers of rubber products, commercial employees, technicians, technical buyers, managers, etc. No special education, nor knowledge of rubber technology, is required to participate in this course.



  • What is rubber and what makes it special
  • Types of rubber
  • Ingredients
  • Compounding and mixing
  • Processing
  • Applications
  • Properties and testing
  • Visit to the laboratory of ERT B.V. with some demonstrations of mixing, vulcanization and testing



Dr. Ir. Kuno Dijkhuis



ERT B.V.,  Deventer, the Netherlands



January 28th and 29th, 2019



This course will be given in the English language.


Amount of participants

Minimum 10



€ 995,- per person, which includes course map with all presentations, lunches and dinner; excl. hotel (ca. € 120.- p.p.p.n.). If requested, ERT B.V. can be of help in arranging the hotel.


Participants will receive a certificate of participation afterwards.

After subscription, a confirmation will be sent.


Do you have a question? Feel free to contact us!

E: info@ertbv.comT: 0570 62 46 16

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