CHICAGO — The Pressure Sensitive Tape Council is sponsoring its third educational seminar focusing on the fundamentals of pressure sensitive adhesive tapes at the Hotel Inter•Continental, Chicago, Sept. 13-15, 1999. Technical experts will discuss the basics of the design, manufacture, testing and applications of PSA tapes. To make hotel reservations, contact the Hotel Inter•Continental directly at 800-628-2112. Reservations must be made no later than Monday, August 16, 1999.

The PSTC’s annual technical seminar, TECH XXIII, will be held May 3-5, 2000, at the Fairmont Hotel, New Orleans. The seminar is designed to promote higher standards of quality and environmental awareness in the pressure sensitive tape industry worldwide. Next year’s conference will cover new technology, international standards and test methods, environmental issues, and quality. Proposals for papers should be submitted no later than August 13, 1999.

For more information on submitting a proposal, call Nicole Miller, PSTC, at 312-644-6610, or visit the Web site at