The Chicago Rubber Group, Inc.
A Subdivision of the Rubber Division, American Chemical Society

Membership and Renewal

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President's Message

CRG Basics of Rubber Technology Course

Schedule of Events

Executive Board

Scholarships and Education Awards






Rubber Division ACS

Annual Golf Outings

Now is the time to renew or begin your membership in THE CHICAGO RUBBER GROUP, INC.  Click the link above to download the necessary membership forms to renew or start your membership.

Remember, that The CRG is your organization and merits the support of not only yourself, but also that of your business associates, friends, suppliers, customers and anyone else associated with the Rubber Industry.

Consider all of the benefits of belonging to our group.

· Two Technical Meetings each year providing new technology information.

·  A Course in Rubber Technology held every second year to educate anyone in the Rubber Industry.

·  We are a Subdivision of the Rubber Division, ACS, which also makes many benefits available to members.

·  The Harold Stark Memorial scholarship is awarded annually in the amount of $1,000 for 4 years to a high school graduate.

·  The Robert Kann Educational Award in the amount of $1,000 is awarded annually to someone associated with the Rubber Industry to defray the cost of taking a course to further his or her knowledge of rubber or associated industry.

·  The Boris Dinzburg Memorial Educational Award allows for one CRG Rubber Course participant receive his or her registration at no charge.

·   Two Golf Outings take place annually to raise money to fund the scholarships.

·  The Chicago Rubber Group Newsletter is issued 4 times a year to update members of our activities.

    Each person must fill out an individual application form. If your company elects to take advantage of a Corporate Membership, each individual must still fill out an individual form in addition to the corporate form.

    Please submit your membership materials electronically to Membership Chair, Paul Stoeck by:

    a. Going to

    b. Click “Add to Cart” under “Corporate Membership,” or “Individual Membership.”

    c. Click “Proceed to Checkout” on the shopping cart page.

    d. Forward your email payment confirmation to Paul Stoeck, the CRG Membership Chair at

    e. Attach your completed membership forms to the forwarded payment confirmation email.

    If you elect to send a paper check, you will need to know the correct address and contact information for the CRG Treasurer. Please contact Paul Stoeck directly if you need this information, but we are now encouraging 100% electronic enrollment if at all possible.

If you are a member of The Rubber Division ACS and one or more Rubber Groups, you can renew all your memberships at once.  If you wish to join via this route, click this link:

Revised 09/09/2018