ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Adhesive and Sealant Council is inviting industry professionals to submit entries for the 2021 ASC Innovation Awards program. The deadline to submit an entry is June 18, 2021. Award winners and runners up will be recognized at a special ceremony at the 2021 ASC Annual Convention and Expo, taking place Oct. 25-27, 2021, at the Omni Orlando Resort in ChampsionsGate, Florida.  

The ASC reports that its ASC Innovation Awards Program is designed to recognize innovation in adhesive and sealant product developments. These awards identify significant impact chemistries that contribute to downstream industries unmet needs and advancements in technology. The award is intended to foster and encourage innovation across the adhesive and sealant industry. Raw material suppliers, manufacturers and academics focused on adhesives and/or sealants can submit for the award individually or collectively.

Recipients of these awards will demonstrate the value proposition of the novel chemistry and added value in a field application or improvement in design and chemical process. To be eligible for the award, a nominated technology must meet the scope of the ASC Innovation Awards Program by meeting each of the specific five criteria. To view the criteria and the submission requirements, download the Nomination Package document. Visit the awards page for complete details.