BYK WEBseminar

Additives for cleaning, surface- and fabric care products: Optimize your products by using additives!

12, 13 and 14, October 2020

Due to the high demand we offer this WEBseminar in the morning for two different time zones.

You can register here:

Are you a technical expert in the household, industrial, or institutional applications business?
Are you responsible for product properties and production processes? After attending this WEBseminar, you will

  • appreciate the working mechanism and usage of additives
  • create unique effects like Pickering emulsions
  • improve your product performances to the maximum

The WEBseminar contains three sessions which are presented by technical experts from BYK:

Session 1: Monday, October 12, 2020

Outline of the seminar program and BYK introduction

Perfect wetting – the key to success
Silicone and surface additives

  • Silicones, silicone surfactants
  • Chemistry and mode of action
  • Experience hands-on demonstrations

Session 2: Tuesday, October 13, 2020

The world of flow
Rheology additives

  • Theoretical aspects
  • Thixotropic, pseudoplastic and Newtonian flow
  • Experience hands-on demonstrations

Session 3: Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Protect your surfaces
Wax additives

  • Wax bases and mode of action
  • Microplastic free wax additives
  • Experience hands-on demonstrations

Fight the foam

  • Foam formation and mechanisms of stabilization
  • Defoamer classes and mode of action
  • Experience hands-on demonstrations

End of the WEBseminar

Due to the high demand we offer this WEBseminar in the morning for two different time zones.

Have we aroused your interest? You can register here:

During this WEBseminar, you will

  • gain insights into how BYK’s additive portfolio supports tomorrow’s technical and regulatory requirements
  • experience hands-on lab demonstrations
  • meet exclusively with BYK researchers and technical experts

After attending this WEBseminar, you will

  • create foam-free surfaces and liquids
  • find the right rheology profile
  • get the best surface protection
  • reduce development time


Each participant will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the WEBseminar. In order to send your certificate, we need some personal data from you. We will ask for this when you register for the WEBseminar.

Attention: Without your personal data, we can’t provide you a certificate of attendance. So please register even if you watch our WEBseminar together with your colleagues.

Technical requirements

We will stream the WEBseminar with a software tool called Microsoft Teams. If you don’t have it on your computer, you can participate by using the following internet browsers:

  • Microsoft Edge
  • Google Chrome

We will provide all participants with a link to our post-event website.


Participation is free of charge. Streaming the WEBseminar and downloading the presentations can incur costs for the necessary data volume of your internet provider.

Data protection

Each participant may be able to see the names of the other WEBseminar participants.