Chair: Fred Cook, Georgia Tech

Recent Submissions

  • Composites Derived from Post-Consumer Nylon 6 Carpet 

    Muzzy, John D.; Wang, Youjiang; Satcher, Melinda; Shaw, Bryan; McNamara, Andrew; Jin, Kun; Norton, Josh (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    Over 2 million tons of post-consumer carpet is landfilled each year. This waste carpet is a potential resource for composites. This paper focuses on the processing and properties of nylon 6 post-consumer carpet. The carpet ...
  • Arnprior Nylon 6 Plant Recovery Processes 

    Guindon, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
    BASF's Arnprior site manufactures nylon 6 polymer and BCF products. Since 1966, millions of pounds of post-industrial and post-consumer nylon 6 waste has been depolymerized back to caprolactam. The recovered caprolactam ...
  • Panel Discussion: Industry's Effort on Waste Minimization and Recycling 

    Cook, Fred L.; Conyers, John, Jr.; Endrenyi, Frank; Hoffmann, Steve; Gjerde, Wayne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)