APS Elastomers: New lab provides proprietary blend services

APS Elastomers has set up a new state-of-the-art lab after moving to a larger facility in Westland, Michigan, USA, in 2020. With the new laboratory APS can provide in-depth and high- level customer and technical service, problem-solving, product development and support to designers, OEMs and processors. Capabilities including tensile strength, melt flow rate, density, durometer hardness, melting point, gel count, stress at 100% and 300%, elongation at break, tear strength, and taber abrasion loss.

APS Elastomers has set up a new testing and development laboratory (Source: APS)

“Our new lab allows us to test and compare materials to find what is best suited for our customer’s needs”, says Roger Huarng, co-owner of APS Elastomers.

In addition to full laboratory services, the recent purchase of BT25 Pelletizer enables APS to blend small proprietary batches for fast turnaround time; assisting their customers with a broad range of custom blends, including color concentrates that are FDA, RoHS, CONEG, and NSF compliant and heavy-metal free.