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Rubber Division Expo

  • Davis-Standard upgrades flagship extruder

    PAWCATUCK, Conn.óDavis-Standard has redesigned its DS thermatic rubber extruder though a collaborative effort that took into account customer feedback and Davis-Standard's continuous improvement philosophy of process control, profile and tubing,...

  • Chemours develops new Viton grade for hose

    CLEVELANDóChemours celebrated the 60th anniversary of its Viton fluoroelastomers during 2017 by signing on customers to its revamped licensee program and developing a new Viton grade suitable for such uses as turbocharge hoses.

  • Rep strives to serve all market levels

    CLEVELANDóRep Corp. has been working hard in recent years to change the perception that the firm only caters to the top end of the rubber molding machinery market and ignores the rest.

  • Health care embraces many rubber compounds

    CLEVELAND—With all the polymer choices available for the health care industry, it's important to make sure all parties involved with medical device development understand the application and regulatory hurdles involved.

  • Davis-Standard deal brings opportunity

    PAWCATUCK, Conn.—The acquisition of Maillefer International gives Davis-Standard a chance to boost its business that offers extrusion products to the high voltage end of the wire and cable industry.

  • Arkema peroxide has use in EPDM products

    CLEVELAND—Marty Gregor, senior account manager, organic peroxides, in the Functional Additives Group at Arkema, is opening his 50th year in the rubber industry by doing what he does best—promoting an important new product for his company.