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chemist specialized in coatings

Montreal, QC, Canada
September 29, 2015

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Hector Luciano Zottig

****, *-*-***** *****-Rivières (Québec) G8Y 0E6

Phone: 1-819-***-****

mobile 1-819-***-****



Formulation development of coatings and adhesives in different mediums like waterborne, solvent borne and UV.

Implementation in plant of developed process in context of ISO 9001- 2000 norm.

Development of synthesis and production process of organic compounds.

Work in team with different sectors of company like quality control, purchasing, selling, engineering, maintenance and health and safety.



Société Laurentide Inc., Shawinigan-Sud, QC, Canada. 2005-to present Carrying out research and developing of different kind of coatings like:

Acrylics waterborne systems for application on wood, plastics and metal.

PU 2K systems for wood, metal and plastics.

UV systems for carbon fibber and wood.

2K Epoxy coating for metal.

Fluroresins in solvent borne and waterborne.

Seam sealers 2K PU for PVC floor.

Implementation and optimization of process in plant.

Development of quality control techniques of products.

Research, developing and optimization of coating application and curing. Chemist 1998 – 2005

Chemotecnica S.A., C. Spegazzini, Province de Buenos Aires (Argentine)

Carrying out development of synthesis of organic compounds of pesticides.

Formulation developing of pesticides floables, emulsifiables concentrates and Pharmaco- Veterinaries products.

Implantation of process in plant.

Developing of quality controls and characterization methods by use of analytical tools like HPLC, TLC, UV, IR and NMR.

Chemist 1997 –1998

Inlab S.A., Quilmes, Province of Buenos Aires (Argentine)

Carrying out studies of simulation of fluid-dynamics properties of petroleum reservoirs. Teacher and Researcher1993 –


National University of La Plata and Laboratory of Organic Compounds (LADECOR), La Plata


Work of research about reactions between hydrogen peroxide and ketones

Carrying out the characterization and quantification of reaction products by use of analytical tools like HPLC, TLC, UV, IR and NMR.

Teach Organic Chemistry in university curses to students of pharmacy carriers. Researcher 1991 – 1993

Centre for Research and Technology of Leather (CITEC), La Plata (Argentine)

Develop and research of analytical methods of gel permeation chromatography (GPC) for synthetic tannins.

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Analyst 1987 – 1991

Municipality Alimentation Control Laboratory, Berazategui, Province of Buenos Aires (Argentine)

To analyse the water quality of city network supply. Monitoring changes in chemical composition of water.

Carrying out quality control analysis of aliments. ACADEMICAL STUDIES

Chemist, Organic Chemistry Specialisation 1993

National University of La Plata (Argentina)

(Evaluated as equivalent to Bachelor of Science in Chemistry by the Government of Quebec, Canada and member of Ordre de Chimistes du Québec)

Chemist 1992

National University of La Plata (Argentina), La Plata (Argentina) COMPLEMENTARY FORMATION

Good Manufacture Practice: Bases of innocuousness and quality of 2005 Aliments and others products of massive consummation Argentine Chemical Association (AQA), Buenos Aires (Argentina) Introduction to norms ISO 9001:2000 2003

Foundation Cane, with agreement of Georgia Institute of Technology, Buenos Aires (Argentine) Curs of adhesives 1999

National Institute for Industrial Technology (INTI), Buenos Aires (Argentine) Actualization: Masse spectrums, Spectrometers and Masse spectrometrys. National University of La Plata (Argentina)

The Development of Modern Science and Philosophy of Science. 1995 National University of La Plata (Argentina)

Fundaments and Application of Height Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC). 1994 National University of Buenos Aires (Argentina).


Proficient with Microsoft Office tools and web-based applications. LANGUAGES

English, Spanish (native language) and French.

Citizenship: Canadian (argentine native)


Centre for Research and Technology of Leather (CITEC) La Plata (Argentina) 1991 – 1993 National University of La Plata,Argentina (La Plata (Argentina) 1994 – 1996 Laboratory of Organic Compounds (LADECOR).


Dimethylsulfoxide oxidation with a hydroperoxyde. Isolation and characterization of the peroxidic intermediate; CAFFERATA Lázaro.F.R, ZOTTIG, H. Luciano. et AUTINO, Juan C., "Afinidad", LVIII, 494, July- august 2001.

Performance of exterior semitransparent PVDF–acrylic coatings, Véronic Landry, Pierre Blanchet, Luciano Zotig, Tommy Martel, J. Coat. Technol. Res. june 2012.

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