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Shelf Life of Rubber Products
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Shelf Life of Rubber Products

Rubber products can remain in inventory for long periods of time. Shelf life, the storage period prior to part installation, varies by elastomer type. Storage conditions such as temperature, humidity, ozone, and exposure to light also affect the shelf life of rubber products. By understanding these factors and best practices, buyers can make informed decisions about sourcing elastomers and...

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Rubber Stopper suits fermenting applications.

Rubber Stopper suits fermenting applications.

Designed to pair with fermenting products in mason jars, Rubber Stopper #6 is pre-drilled to be compatible with Econo Lock Airlock, which allows CO2 to escape jar but blocks out all air. Both products, together withÂ- reCap pour caps, turn any mason jar into fermenting vessel for vegetables, beverages, or sauerkraut. Rubber Stopper #6 also fits Fillmore Container’s loop jugs.

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Trim-Lok, Inc. Announces Flammability, Smoke and Toxicity (FST) Capabilities

Trim-Lok, Inc. Announces Flammability, Smoke and Toxicity (FST) Capabilities

Buena Park, CA — Trim-Lok Inc. announces the release of a Flammability, Smoke and Toxicity (FST) Certified Dense Rubber Material to expand their already extensive extrusion capabilities.Â-  This addition helps Trim-Lok serve their customers that have Smoke and Flame requirements typically required in mass transit and aviation applications.  Trim-Lok's new FST Rated Materials...

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Release Agents

WACKER Unveils Variable-Hardness Silicone Rubber for the Orthopedics Industry

Munich – WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, will be unveiling a new silicone rubber of variable hardness for orthopedic and prosthetic applications at this year's MEDTEC Europe. SILPURAN® 2410 A/B, an addition curing silicone, can be made harder or softer in the lower Shore A range by varying the mixing ratio of its two components. This gives manufacturers the flexibility to...

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Coupling Device on RV Generators Helps Deliver More Power in a Smaller, Quieter, More Efficient Envelope

Coupling Device on RV Generators Helps Deliver More Power in a Smaller, Quieter, More Efficient Envelope

Learn if rubber might be your best solution for components in critical applications. Minneapolis, Minn.-Robinson Rubber Products, a designer, developer and manufacturer of custom-molded rubber products, extruded rubber products and precision rollers, has several new capabilities to bond molded rubber components to your parts to deliver superior performance. Bonding rubber to your part can also...

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Woodbridge Developing Next Generation Green Technologies for the Automotive Industry

MISSISSAUGA, Ontaria, -- The Woodbridge Group® has long been recognized as a world leader in developing innovative material and product solutions that offer automotive manufacturers improvements in performance, cost, weight and environmental stewardship. GreenLite(TM), BioFoam(TM) and RecycledFoam(TM) are currently used by a number of OEMs in a range of vehicles, to provide improved...

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New Replacement Track Options Available for Bobcat Compact Track Loaders, Compact Excavators, and Mini Track Loaders
Excavators

New Replacement Track Options Available for Bobcat Compact Track Loaders, Compact Excavators, and Mini Track Loaders

(WEST FARGO, N.D.) Bobcat Company introduces new replacement rubber track patterns for Bobcat compact track loaders, compact excavators, and mini track loaders. In addition to factory installed rubber track replacements, Bobcat has tread designs available to suit a variety of applications. EarthForce H-pattern rubber tracks The new EarthForce by Bobcat H-pattern rubber tracks are a great multiple...

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Breakthrough Federal-Mogul Sealing Technology Provides Significant CO2 Emissions Reduction for Manufacturing Operations

Eco-friendly innovation has applications for additional products, factories SOUTHFIELD, Mich., -- Materials scientists at Federal-Mogul Corporation (Nasdaq: FDML) have developed an innovative material that eliminates a costly and energy-intensive curing process used throughout the industry. The unique new elastomeric compound, called K16(TM), improves Federal-Mogul's leading technology in...

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Mulch

LTR Products Launches Eco-Friendly Rubber Mulch in Houston, Texas

o Pinnacle Rubber Mulch Offers Houston-Area Homes, Businesses, Schools and Playgrounds a Better Alternative to Wood Mulch PITTSBURGH -- Houston-area homeowners, business owners and parks and recreation professionals now have an innovative and eco-friendly mulch option for landscaping and playgrounds. LTR Products, a subsidiary of Liberty Tire Recycling, is pleased to announce that it has launched...

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Permeable Composite Pavers are made of recycled material.
Building Blocks

Permeable Composite Pavers are made of recycled material.

Manufactured from 95% recycled rubber tires and plastics, VAST Permeable Composite Pavers offer eco-friendly stormwater management option. With infiltration rate of more than 400 iph when installed with open-graded base, they can decrease rate and volume of rain runoff from parking lots, driveways, sidewalks and patios. Measuring 3 x 6 in., pavers weigh 11 lb/sq ft and provide structural...

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