The Chicago Rubber Group, Inc.
A Subdivision of the Rubber Division, American Chemical Society

Welcome to The Chicago Rubber Group! 
Our Next Event Is:
The Fall Technical Meeting


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President's Message

CRG Basics of Rubber Technology Course

Schedule of Events

Executive Board

Scholarships and Education Awards






Rubber Division ACS

Annual Golf Outings

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Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

White Pines Golf Club and Banquets

500 West Jefferson St.

Bensenville, IL  60106



Technical Program

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Registration

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Technical Presentation

5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Cocktails

6:00 PM Dinner


Guest Speaker


Walter Lackey - Lintech International


"An Overview of Non-black Fillers for Use in the Rubber Industry"


Walter Lackey Bio:


- Currently living in Macon, GA with his wife

- 1 child, 2 grandchildren



- Received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from East Carolina University in 1978

- Masters in Marriage & Family Therapy from Mercer University in 1999


Professional Career: 

- A 36-year veteran of the Rubber Industry

- Has worked with several companies including: J.M. Huber, Engelhard Corp. (now BASF) and Akrochem Corporation

- Currently employed with Lintech International as their Technical Services Mgr.


Career Highlights Include:

- Co-author of 5 patents in the area of surface treatment for mineral fillers.

- Designed and supervised the construction and renovation of three laboratories

- Published Author and has presented numerous technical papers at different levels for the Rubber Division


Special Thanks to All Our Sponsors at the 2016 CRG Wisconsin Golf Outing!

American Phoenix
American Roller
Barton Solvents
Harwick Standard Distribution
Hexpol Compounding
Lavelle Industries
Lintech International
Neville Chemical
Stoner, Inc.
Trostel, Ltd.

Special Thanks to All Our Sponsors at the 2016 CRG Chicago Golf Outing!

Chicago Sponsors



Revised 09/08/2016