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What is styrene butadiene rubber used for?

08 July 2017

Styrene-butadiene rubber is an all-purpose synthetic rubber formed from a copolymer of styrene and butadiene. In this modern world, SBR rubber polymer (as it is also known) is utilised in many ways, from pneumatic tyres to shoe heels and even chewing gum! In this blog, TRP Polymer Solutions will answer some of your most frequently […]

How to select the correct rubber seal

07 July 2017

Choosing the right seal material can be difficult. That’s why in this blog TRP Polymer Solutions covers how to select the correct rubber seal, as well as what to take into account when selecting polymer materials. Choosing the right seal material When choosing your seal material, it is vital that you consider all factors to […]

Chemical resistance and how it can make or break a seal

06 July 2017

Chemical compatibility seals are extremely important for applications that may be exposed to chemicals. TRP Polymer Solutions expertly manufactures high-performance rubber sealing components, derived from chemical industry polymers, that provide effective chemical resistance. In this blog, we discuss the importance of chemical resistant seals and help you choose the best seal for your application. Chemical […]

10 reasons to use TRP for your custom rubber mouldings and ‘O’ rings

20 June 2017

There are a whole host of reason as to why you should choose TRP Polymer Solutions as your number one choice for rubber moulders. We will bring to you 10 reasons why TRP should be your number one choice of ‘O’ ring or customised rubber moulding manufacturer in the UK. Why choose TRP Polymer Solutions […]

HNBR material data sheet

16 June 2017

Hydrogenated Nitrile (HNBR) is acquired through the saturation of nitrile with hydrogen on its hydrocarbon chains. This hydrogenation of the polymeric chain results in improved strength and resistance properties. In this HNBR material data sheet, you can find HNBR material properties and material compatibility.

Rubber applications in the oil and gas industry

15 June 2017

Are you looking for a manufacturer that produces custom-made rubber products to your specific requirements? At TRP Polymer Solutions, we specialise in creating optimum rubber solutions for various industries, including rubber applications for the oil and gas industry. Oil and gas rubber products The oil and gas industry is exposed to high temperatures, high pressure […]

Factors to consider when choosing your O-rings

09 June 2017

O-rings are one of the most well-known and most universally implemented rubber products. At TRP, our O-rings come in many different thicknesses and materials, so it is important that you know how to choose an O-ring. Read this blog to discover how to choose O-ring sizes, materials and much more. O-ring design considerations Firstly, it […]

What to consider when choosing a polymer material

07 June 2017

When choosing your polymer material, it is vital that you consider all factors to ensure that you have the correct material to suit the needs of your specific application. At TRP, we want to provide our customers with all the guidance they need when choosing polymer materials, hence why we have put together this handy […]

Advantages of flurousilicone in aviation fuel seals

05 June 2017

Fluorosilicone (FVMQ) is an elastomer made up from a silicone polymer chain with fluorinated side-chains. This structure provides the elastomer with a number of qualities that make it the perfect choice of material for the aviation industry. Key advancements in fluorosilicone elastomers have meant that they can meet industry needs in terms of reliability and […]

Industries using ultra low temperature elastomers

17 May 2017

TRP develops sealing solutions for ultra-low temperatures. We can design and produce rubber products to your exact requirements in low temperature FFKM or FKM. In this blog, we outline the practical applications and range of products available for environments with ultra-low temperatures. Sealing solutions for ultra-low temperatures Our selection of ultra-low temperature grade products includes […]