Dow Corning’s Manfred Jungk, Ph.D., Representing Molykote® Brand Specialty Lubricants at 2015 ELGI Annual General Meeting

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Dow Corning Corporation – one of five global leaders in specialty lubrication technologies, with the extensive range of Molykote® brand trusted lubrication solutions – will have Manfred Jungk, Ph.D., in attendance at the 27th ELGI Annual General Meeting.

“Professional institutes and industry associations like ELGI play important roles in the advancement of tribology as a science and can have significant impacts on the discovery and development of newer, more effective lubrication technologies.”

Recognizing the value of professional tribology societies and associations, Dow Corning Corporation – one of five global leaders in specialty lubrication technologies, with the extensive range of Molykote® brand trusted lubrication solutions – will have Manfred Jungk, Ph.D., in attendance at the 27th ELGI Annual General Meeting. The event will take place April 18 through 21 at the Hilton Diagonal Mar in Barcelona, Spain.

“Dow Corning actively supports the European Lubricating Grease Institute (ELGI), as well as the National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI) in the U.S.,” said Jungk, an associate industry scientist for Dow Corning in Wiesbaden, Germany.
“Professional institutes and industry associations like ELGI play important roles in the advancement of tribology as a science and can have significant impacts on the discovery and development of newer, more effective lubrication technologies.”

Well-known in the industry for his specialty lubrication expertise, Jungk has been an ELGI member for many years and currently serves on the ELGI Board of Directors. In addition, he is active in STLE (Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers), TAE Esslingen, and GfT (German Tribological Society). Jungk is committed to investing in growing the profession of tribology in general and, more specifically, to applying the company’s involvement in industry associations for the benefit of Dow Corning’s Molykote brand customers.

In addition to Jungk, Dow Corning will be represented at the ELGI meeting by Scientist Emeritus Dave Como, who serves as vice president of NLGI’s national chapter. Standing in for NLGI’s president, Como will deliver the NLGI Annual Update during the meeting’s opening session.

Dow Corning is encouraging lubrication professionals to attend the ELGI meeting and expand their knowledge of current and emerging lubrication technologies. Jungk said he looks forward to meeting and interacting with attendees at the ELGI event.
For more information about Molykote brand Smart Lubrication solutions, visit dowcorning.com/IAM or send an email via dowcorning.com/ContactUs.

About Dow Corning
Dow Corning (dowcorning.com) provides performance-enhancing solutions to serve the diverse needs of more than 25,000 customers worldwide. A global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, Dow Corning offers more than 7,000 products and services via the company’s Dow Corning® and XIAMETER® brands. Dow Corning is equally owned by The Dow Chemical Company and Corning, Incorporated. More than half of Dow Corning’s annual sales are outside the United States.

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