Aerosol 101



Wednesday, March 22, 2023

You may want to consider attending the SATA Spring Meeting the following day Thursday, March 23. Both meetings are in the same location.

Atlanta Airport Marriott
4711 Best Road Atlanta, Georgia 30337

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AEROSOL 101: Wednesday, March 22, 2023

7:00 - 8:00AM: Breakfast, Meeting Check-in

8:00AM – 11:35AM: Morning Session
President’s Greeting & Announcements ♦ Ruben Morales, SATA President
Importance of the Aerosol Package ♦ Sean Fitzgerald, Silgan Dispensing Systems
Product Labeling ♦ Stephen Lee, CPSC
Can Technology: Aluminum ♦ Buddy Carhart, Trivium Packaging
Can Technology: Steel ♦ Erik Bowdish, Sonoco Metal Packaging
Valves & Actuators ♦ Kevin Verville, Summit Packaging Systems
Caps ♦ Sean Fitzgerald, Silgan Dispensing Systems
Shipping ♦ Gene Sanders, WeTrain Consulting
Aerosol Standards ♦ Nicholas Georges, HCPA
Spray Technology & Marketing ♦ Doug Bacile, Spray TM

11:35AM – 12:45PM Lunch

12:45 – 5:25PM: Afternoon Session
Source Information Raw Materials ♦ TBD
Formulation Considerations ♦ Allen Price, B'laster Holdings
Aerosol Quality Control ♦ Jeff Kronforst, WD-40
Propellants ♦ Phillip Haydel, Aeropress
Carton Manufacturing ♦ Bob Burkhardt, RA Jones
Production & Filling Technology ♦ Paul Schuster, RA Jones
Fragrance 101 ♦ Mike Lester, Arylessence
Closing Remarks ♦ Ruben Morales, SATA President

5:30 - 7:00PM: Reception Event

*Agenda subject to change