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October 11, 2023

World War II and How It Changed Rubber Forever

Rubber today looks different than the rubber of yesteryear. For better, worse, and plenty of in-betweens, rubber specialists have experimented with, expanded upon, and advanced processes to…
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May 18, 2023

Common Rubber Compounds and Their Uses

Rubber was pretty simple before compounds came along Prior to compounding, natural rubber used commercially had its limitations. Fortunately, through a series of accidents and inventions,…
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December 22, 2022

Vulcanization and How it Changed Rubber Forever

Vulcanization — the process of hardening and improving rubber — changed the way rubber was created, processed, and used way back in the 1830s. Today, vulcanization continues…
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September 1, 2022

What’s Inside a Rubber Tire?

Believe it or not, the word “tire” was coined sometime in the 1300s and generally meant “the dressing of a wheel”— a wheel’s “attire.” Eventually, this…
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June 16, 2022

The Manufacturing Process of Rubber

Rubber manufacturing has come a long way since the substance was first discovered. No one can be one hundred percent certain, but the earliest known appearance…
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October 25, 2021

Rubber 101: Understanding Different Types of Rubber & Rubber Compounds

Rubber is rubber, right? Wrong. There are more types and combinations of rubber and rubber compounds than you might imagine. Many rubber products are in plain…
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September 20, 2021

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Rubber is Everywhere and Here’s Why

In 2020, almost 13 million metric tons of natural rubber were produced worldwide. That’s more than double the amount from twenty years ago. And this is…
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July 30, 2021

Design to Application: How DOE Leads to Rubber Compound Innovation

Enterprise-scale innovation is both elusive and par for the course for manufacturers. It’s both expected and constantly just around the corner. Companies like AirBoss of America…
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June 21, 2021

Optimizing Process Control for Customized Rubber Compounds

Customized rubber compounding is a nuanced, complex process. Manufacturers rely heavily on properties of various rubber compounds to solve unique industry challenges. As a result, it’s…
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June 17, 2021

A Breakthrough in EPDM

Next-Generation Solutions at a Fraction of the Cost If you’ve followed our adventures at AirBoss of America Corp., you know we’re always pushing the boundaries in…
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March 2, 2021

What’s the Difference Between Rubber and Plastic?

When it comes to manufacturing and product design, all materials are created equal, right? Plastic, rubber, synthetics—they’re all the same, and it really doesn’t matter which…
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November 28, 2020

AirBoss Rubber Solutions Harnesses Innovation with DuraBoss

Companies spend valuable time and resources trying to create a more innovative business, and many succeed Sometimes, that innovation manifests in the form of a new,…
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October 30, 2020

Business Innovation at AirBoss Rubber Solutions

AirBoss Rubber Solutions is more than just a rubber company. ARS is an industry leader in rubber manufacturing and compounding innovation. That means we take what…

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