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Food Grade Metal Detectable Rubber Sheet - It’s all about Migration and Dispersion and Testing

16 Jul 2019 | Posted by Andrew Onions
Ensuring your material is properly produced and tested to recognised standards is the only decision you need to make when choosing a supplier of Metal Detectable materials.  Too many companies promise much and deliver little with regards valid certification.  

FoodSafe Materials Help with FSMS

14 Dec 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
How MacLellan Rubber's work in developing a family of EU1935 certified FoodSafe materials is helping businesses working towards ISO 22000:2018 FSMS

Compression Set Matters

24 Oct 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Find out why Compression Set matters in relation to the performance of your Rubber Sheeting. 

Understanding IEC 60529 IP Coding

05 Oct 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
How to understand the International Protection Rating Codes with extracts from the IEC Standard.

Assurance of Material Compliance

07 Sep 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Find out why we are urging customers to demand independent validation and certification for FoodSafe, Electrical Insulation and Flame Protection sealing materials. 

No Substitute for Quality

25 Jun 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Andrew Onions explains why Quality is so important to MacLellan Rubber.

FoodSafe Materials Still An Issue

29 Jun 2017 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Last year we raised concerns about how some companies were using cheaper imports for materials being used within the food manufacturing process.

EU Only for Food Industry Material

05 Aug 2016 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
A blog highlighting why we have made the decision to only supply european manufactured material to the food industry.

The Implications of REACH to Rubber Converters

02 Mar 2016 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
We recognise that compliance with REACH regulations is an increasingly critical issue for our customers and the industry, and has been the subject of much comment recently regarding supplier and converter obligations.

Imitation Cheese

25 Sep 2015 | Posted by Andrew Onions