Chemical Resistance and Rubber Products

Chemical Resistance and Rubber ProductsLearn about the chemical resistance of elastomers used in industrial rubber products.

Clyde Sharpe
General Manager of Elasto Proxy

Rubber products such as seals, gaskets, and hoses are used with many different chemicals. Contact between a rubber product and a chemical can be continuous or intermittent, and may occur at high or low temperatures. For technical buyers and product designers, it’s essential to choose an elastomer that provides the right amount of chemical resistance. It’s also important to understand that other factors, such as chemical concentration and operating temperature, can determine whether a specific rubber is right for your application.


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