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Material of the Week - Media Compatibility Tool

29 Apr 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
George's third blog in his Material of the Week series takes a break from discussing polymers and highlights our online Media Compatibility Tool. 

Material of the Week - EPDM

24 Apr 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
George's second blog in his Material of the Week series focuses on Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer or EPDM.

Material of the Week - Natural Rubber Sheet

14 Apr 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
George's Material of the Week focuses on Natural Rubber Sheet which is commonly referred to as commercial rubber.

Choosing the Right Grade of Viton™ in End User Applications

23 Mar 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
There is more than one grade of Viton but do you know how to choose the right grade of Viton for the end user application?

What are the implications of Running to Hot?

22 Feb 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Why gaskets and seals are run at temperatures above the recommended maximum and the resulting failures, and how you can prevent this occurring. 

FoodSafe also means no Animal Derived Ingredients: avoid the dangers of inaccurate labelling

08 Feb 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Read about MacLellan Rubber's commitment to ensure that our FoodSafe materials contain no Animal Derived Ingredients (ADI's).

White Paper: Nitrosamines - Analysis for Extractables and Leachables (RSSL)

29 Jan 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
RSSL, a leading scientific analysis consultancy, are sharing a white paper on Nitrosamines: Analysis for Extractables & Leachables.

Using the Right Viton™ in the Right Application

26 Jan 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Often VitonTM A is mistakenly referenced for many applications where is it not entirely suitable. Find out how to select the right VitonTM for the each application. 

Why they needed so much of MacLellan's ASTM D178 Material

11 Jan 2018 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
It's fascinating to watch this time-lapse video of the assembly of HMS Prince of Wales, the second of the new Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers to be built in the UK.

Twenty Years in the Trade and Still Going Strong!

28 Sep 2017 | Posted by Sharon Kendal
Chris Hickson, Sheeting Sales Manager at MacLellan Rubber, shares his thoughts on hitting the 20 Years mark.