Mr. Ross has over 50 years experience in the Plastics Industry with a strong emphasis on the development of Polymers. His background includes the development of multiple epoxy systems, coupling agents, polyethylenes, polystyrenes, curing agents and fillers. Mr. Ross’s background includes materials development at Union Carbide, the Amoco Division of Standard Oil and 21 years at the Kaiser Chemical Division of Kaiser Aluminum. Dick holds multiple patents on materials, material application and assembly technologies. He holds a BA degree in Chemistry from Oberlin College and an MBA from Northwestern University.