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  • Unlock the Possibilities of Silicone Rubber

    Silicone is an incredibly versatile material. As an inorganic elastomer, silicone rubber has chemical properties that make it ideal for providing extended service life in harsh environments and applications. Silicone's chemical structure allows...

  • Happenings at HEXPOL

    HEXPOL will participate in Rubber in Automotive Conference sponsored by RPN will be held June 13-14 in Troy, Michigan. Ray C. Hetherington, senior technical support at HEXPOL, will make a presentation on “Lightweight and Green Technologies...

  • White Papers from HEXPOL: A Wealth of Technical Information

    Three white papers now available from HEXPOL provide valuable technical information about HCR Silicone Injection Molding, Continuous Process Improvement (CPI), and Understanding Performance Additives. Two more will be available soon: Compound...

  • True Custom Mixing for Silicone Elastomers

    The updated portal is a great source for information about silicone capabilities from HEXPOL, silicone solutions, industries and applications ideal for silicone elastomers, and silicone characteristics and properties. Access to four other HEXPOL...

  • Understanding and Selecting Performance Additives

    Performance additives bring value and provide clear benefits to rubber compounding. Examples of these benefits include reducing manufacturing time, providing a safe means of handling difficult raw materials, and improved product and process...

  • Reasons for Using Performance Additives

    Most performance additive scenarios occur when an existing process needs improvement to ensure that operations function and perform as desired. Compound manufacturing objectives, processes, and equipment should be evaluated. Additives provide...

  • An Overview of Performance Additive Selection

    Though there are virtually thousands of possibilities for performance additive use with formulations, there are six primary manufacturing concerns that account for the majority of additive applications. Performance additives properly selected to...

  • Power of Performance Additives

    Powerful and pro table solutions for compound manufacturing can be found by using proprietary performance additives, productivity enhancing pre-dispersed chemicals, master-batch products, and color concentrates...