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The chemistry behind FFKM’s temperature range

23 July 2018

In this article, TRP Polymer Solutions explores the chemical properties that lead to FFKM’s temperature range capabilities.

FKM Rubber vs PTFE: Which is the ultimate fluorinated material?

20 July 2018

In this article, TRP Polymer Solutions pitches both materials against each other in an FKM vs PTFE comparison to see which is the ultimate fluorinated material.

The benefits and uses of PTFE

15 June 2018

Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is a remarkable polymeric material. Not only is it highly chemical resistant, durable, flexible, and electrically and thermally resistive, it is also an extremely cost-effective option for high-performance seals and 'O' rings. Here, TRP Polymer Solutions talks you through PTFE’s uses and properties.

TRP custom moulded rubber seals help take the title

14 June 2018

When Lewis Hamilton became the first British driver to claim four Driver’s crowns and his Mercedes AMG team claimed their fourth consecutive title in 2017, it was thanks to the combined efforts of a huge number of dedicated staff and supply chain partners. We are proud to have played our part with our high-performance custom moulded components proving that they were once again more than a match for the extreme demands of F1.

How FFKM ‘O’ rings are made

14 June 2018

Perfluoroelastomer (FFKM) is a high-grade polymer material boasting a highly fluorinated chemical makeup that enables us to design and manufacture FFKM 'O' rings that are extremely resistant to high temperatures, chemicals and oxygen-plasma. In this article, TRP Polymer Solutions explains the benefits of FFKM 'O' rings and the manufacturing process that goes into making them.

Rubber seals for maritime chemical transportation

13 June 2018

At TRP Polymer Solutions, our polymer experts understand the demands placed on seals and O-rings in the maritime chemical transportation industry. As such, we can design and manufacture bespoke sealing products that deliver the highest standards of performance, durability, reliability and chemical resistance for your application.

Road & Rail Chemical Transportation FAQs

12 June 2018

At TRP Polymer Solutions, we manufacture custom-designed rubber seals, O-rings and gaskets for the road and rail chemical transportation industries. Below, we answer some of your frequently asked questions about why TRP Polymer Solutions should be your chosen supplier of chemically resistant rubber sealing products.

Maritime Chemical Transportation FAQs

12 June 2018

The maritime transportation of chemical products requires specific rubber seals and O-rings that are capable of handling extremely aggressive media. In this blog, we answer some of your frequently asked questions about specifying the best rubber compounds for chemical storage and transportation.

How long do rubber gaskets last?

11 June 2018

As a business owner, plant supervisor or maintenance manager you likely have to deal with the dreaded gasket failure at some point. Predicting the lifespan of a gasket can be hit and miss. However, there are some measures that you can take to safeguard the longevity of your rubber gasket. TRP Polymer Solutions has compiled some essential tips about how to preserve your rubber gaskets.

Biotechnology rubber products from TRP Polymer Solutions

11 June 2018

TRP Polymer Solutions specialises in the manufacture of durable and hygienic biotechnology rubber sealing products. Our technical experts have a deep understanding of the demands of the biotech industry and are able to develop our products to meet these requirements. In this blog, we take a look at our range of FDA compliant rubber products.