ATLANTA -- TAPPI will hold its 2002 Hot Melt Symposium June 23-25, 2002, in Charlotte, N.C. This year's symposium is designed for formulators, equipment manufacturers, sales and marketing personnel, suppliers, and end users both experienced and new. A broad range of topics will be covered, including raw materials, new technologies, applications equipment, market studies and industry trends.

The symposium will include a New Technology Showcase on June 24. There will also be a tabletop reception that will give attendees the opportunity to get information on the latest research and product applications from many companies in the hot melt industry.

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