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Subject: Coloring the World Of Plastics

Date& Time: Tuesday, October 7th at 12:00pm at the Polymers Center of Excellence in Charlotte

Coloring the World of Plastics will explore the science of why we see what we see when we are viewing color. Color analysis does not have to be complicated and mysterious process. This presentation will simplify the process of viewing color and offer simple solutions to common color and color harmony issues.
We will discuss what happens when your eyes are exposed to reflected light and the impact that improper color viewing technique can have on the outcome of your color analysis.
Join us for this fun and interactive journey as we explore Coloring the World of Plastics.

Bio: Larry DePaoli
Larry DePaoli has been an automotive colorist for over 30 years. He formerly was the Technical Director at Uniform Color Company and is currently involved in managing automotive program launches in Europe, Asia and North America and developing UCC’s global automotive market. Larry is a two time past president of the Detroit Colour Council. He has presented over 15 technical papers and moderated six technical conferences. He conducts over 30 training seminars per year

The normal charge of $15.00 for the presentation has been waived. You have to sign up – even though the meeting is free and lunch will be provided and sponsored by JMMS and Goettfert.

Sign Up Early: - Please sign up for the presentation by using our website sign up form (Please click this link for a sign up form), or by contacting Beverly Jarrel( (704) 602-4127) at the Polymers Center of Excellence. The seminar cost will be waived and the free lunch will be sponsored by JMMS and Goettfert.



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The Presidents Corner

SPE Carolinas 2014/2015

Hello to all and hope everyone is doing well! Welcome to the SPE Carolinas Section upcoming 2014/2015 season. Our meeting/event schedule is complete and posted on the Events page. Please take time to review and choose an event to attend. Bring a friend, maybe your Manager, to see what SPE has to offer. We will gladly listen to any future topic suggestions also. The whole purpose of SPE is to promote and educate people on the plastics industry. Please help us support our industry! We are always looking for more people to get involved in our Carolinas Section. We have posted the current Board of Directors in the About SPE Carolinas tab. Feel free to contact any of us for on how you can help and get involved, maybe even join the Board of Directors. Please remember we are here for you. Anything we can do to help you function better in the plastic industry, please let us know. Of course, thank you for your continued support of the SPE Carolina Section and we look forward to seeing you at one or all of our planned events.

Warmest regards,

Richard Martin

President SPE Carolinas


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Uncle Sam-We Want YouTo all our members, we hope you had a wonderful holiday season and wish you a good start for the New Year!
Thank you for helping us make 2013 a successful year for our SPE section.
We had interesting visits to plant sites and educational speeches, with good food and even better conversations.
Networking works, but only for those that come … and even better, on a regular basis!
This is not only good for you – the member – to meet peers and make new contacts, but for your company too.
You explore what is out there … opportunities to do business, optimize processes, find potential new employees and yes – help yourself in the process! Looking forward to see you soon!


With the best wishes, your Tim Haake – BoD / Membership



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