BOSTON — Smithers Rapra is currently recruiting for papers from leaders in the industrial pigments and colorants sector for the 2018 TiO2 World Summit. The summit is scheduled to take place Oct. 3-5, 2018, in Boston.

Topics for the conference include TiO2 pigment and feedstock supply, the environmental impact of TiO2, health implications of TiO2, potential substitutes for TiO2 and more. Industry professionals who would like to share any recent testing results, case studies or product development trends with the pigments and colorants sector or the titanium dioxide supply chain are invited to submit an abstract. The deadline for submitting an abstract is April 27, 2018. For questions, contact conference producer, Jena Stout, at