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Sealing Solutions for Wind Turbines

21 August 2023

Wind turbines are an incredibly popular source of renewable energy. This is not only because wind is an abundant source of energy, but it also provides electricity without burning fuel, which pollutes the air. Wind turbines require seals to help with efficiency and production. To find out about sealing solutions for wind turbines, continue reading […]

Renewable Biofuels & E-fuels

02 March 2023

Using renewable biofuels and e-fuels is anticipated to be a key aspect of the world moving towards a more environmentally-friendly society by replacing fossil fuels that significantly harm the environment. At TRP Polymer, we’re moving with the times too and creating durable materials that are suitable for use with biofuels and synthetic fuels, such as […]

Gaskets for use in hydrogen electrolysis

24 November 2022

When producing carbon-free hydrogen from renewable sources, electrolysis is an excellent choice. The process of electrolysis takes place in something called an electrolyser, which can range in size from small appliance-size equipment to larger scale production. So, what is hydrogen electrolysis? Continue reading our guide to discover more about hydrogen production of electrolysis. What are […]

Development of rubber materials used in the space sector

23 November 2022

Rubber materials are popular in a wide range of industries, and none more so than in aviation and aerospace. Their durability and reliability make rubber materials an excellent choice for use in space. Certain rubber materials can withstand a range of aerospace fluids, rocket fuels, hydraulic fluids, oxidisers, and more. To find out more about […]

What do the changes to the FKM Bisphenol Rubber FDA approvals mean for the supply of moulded rubber components?

28 October 2022

As polymer manufacturers continually evaluate compliance of their materials with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, the manufacturers of Bisphenol FKM have withdrawn FDA approval for their materials. This applies to all polymer manufacturers, prompting huge change within the industry. What has changed with FDA approved FKM rubber compounds though? Continue reading to find out […]

How TRP aims to move to more sustainable materials

01 April 2022

When it comes to creating a new polymer product, developing the material is often the first step in the process. This can involve extensive testing to evaluate a new polymer material in environments that replicate service conditions. TRP Polymer Solutions is moving towards using more sustainable materials and has developed a new EPDM that produces […]

FFKM O-Rings: The perfect seal for extreme conditions

12 March 2022

In extreme application environments, where the margins for error are narrow and the safety of personnel and machinery are often at risk, failure simply isn’t an option. Such conditions demand failsafe solutions and this where FFKM O-rings and FFKM gaskets excel, delivering effective, reliable and durable sealing solutions that you can depend on time and […]

How TRP Polymer Solutions creates unique and innovate custom rubber products

12 March 2022

If you’ve never worked with TRP Polymer Solutions before, you might be wondering how we go about producing custom rubber products. We specialise in working with customers utilising our many years of experience, innovation, and application to develop products to meet their requirements for the most demanding applications. In this article, we give you a […]

The importance of prototyping for new rubber products

22 February 2022

In the rubber manufacturing industry nothing is left to chance. Even the smallest, most innocuous looking rubber parts undergo rigorous virtual and laboratory testing to simulate their behaviour in a real-life application environment. All of these learnings are then translated into a prototype to provide proof of concept. Here, TRP Polymer Solutions explains what goes […]

Choosing the correct polymer material for your application

12 February 2022

Naturally, you want to select the right polymeric materials for your industry application. Here at TRP Polymer Solutions, we work with a diverse array of customers from all walks of industry. Whether your business is in aerospace or motorsport, food and beverage or nuclear, we can recommend the most appropriate polymer types for your specific […]