HORSHAM, PA – The technical committee of the Philadelphia Society for Coatings Technology Inc. has announced its May symposium, “Current Trends in Extenders and Functional Fillers for Coatings and Related Materials.” The symposium will take place May 4, 2010, at The Williamson in Horsham, PA. Presentation topics include: Incorporating Filler Pigments into Environmentally Friendly Coatings, Green Formulating Solutions Using Engineered Functional Fillers, Coated Calcium Carbonate and Talc for Coatings Applications, Kaolin Applications in Coatings, A Primer for Primers – Formulating with Corrosion Inhibitors, Silica Applications in Coatings, Organic Fillers, and Functional Fillers in UV Floor Coatings. Visit www.psct.org for additional information.