The conference, called "Tapping Into Market Opportunities with Antimicrobial Technology: Methods for Product Enhancement," is being presented by AK Coatings, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AK Steel Corp. It is scheduled for Tuesday, October 8, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare, in Chicago, IL.
Antimicrobial coatings inhibit the growth of bacteria, molds, and fungi. According to AC Nielsen, U.S. consumers spent $540 million on antibacterial products in 1999 and annual spending will continue to grow through 2005.
The full-day conference is intended for the HVAC, construction, food processing, food equipment, and medical equipment industries. Attendees will learn about research, trends, and applications, including:
To register or learn more about the conference, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.antimicrobialconference.com.
Publication date: 09/02/2002