What you Should Expect from your Organic Rubber CompounderBy HEXPOL Sponsored Content
When working with a rubber compounder, make sure they can provide proprietary rubber compounds and/or work with you to enhance and perfect your recipes. Leading elastomer compounders, such as HEXPOL, are committed to delivering value and helping you improve the products you make.
Can your compounding provider deliver the following?
- Improved product performance
- Consistent compounds
- Formulation development
- Intellectual property security
- Advanced technology
- Secure raw material sources
- Speed and flexibility
- Proactive customer service
As a leading elastomer compounder, HEXPOL delivers these benefits and more, including the latest in formulation development, mixing innovation, and technology. That means optimum finished rubber products and superior value for our customers.
Manufacturers of rubber components require compounds that meet exacting performance standards. They need custom mixing and formulation development to meet evolving requirements and new opportunities in their diverse industries.
HEXPOL’s comprehensive organic compounding capabilities include:
Compounds are produced for cured sheets, as well as injection, compression, extrusion, and transfer molding. Additional HEXPOL Rubber Compounding capabilities include:
• Open mills, calenders, gear pumps, and auxiliary operations
• Forms – slab, strip, pellets, pre-forms, and sheet
• Black and color compounding
• Extrusion processes
• Strained and non-strained
Click here to download a copy of our organic rubber compounding capabilities brochure, HEXPOL Compounding: A Material Difference.
- Formulate elastomers with precise performance requirements
- Offer an extensive range of high quality, off-the-shelf rubber compounds
- Ensure that their formulations perform in harsh roller conditions
To ensure the highest quality compounds, comprehensive life cycle testing is critical. Not all compounders have this capability. HEXPOL Kennedale has over 20 different testing stations – including physical properties, analytical, and life cycle testing – with standard tests for every compound. We also have testing equipment specifically designed for HEXPOL Kennedale.
Click here to download a copy of our new brochure: The Perfect Roll Model for the Roller Market.
We’ve proudly partnered with the tire industry for over 40 years, providing compounding for cars, trucks or buses, airplanes, mining, off-highway vehicles, or non-pneumatic solid tires. Click here to download a copy of Tire-Toll Compounds.
Strategically, you can concentrate on your core business while leveraging the competitive advantage you gain with the mixing, formulation development, and technology provided by a leading compounder such as HEXPOL. You can focus on your own innovation, productivity, and profitability.
Operational advantages include production flexibility, controlled labor costs, reliable raw material supplies, and access to rubber compounding specialists.
Financial advantages include eliminating capital investment for compounding equipment, reducing inventory and equipment maintenance costs.
Click here to download a copy of Outsourcing Your Rubber Compounding.
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