Rubber and Elastomer Testing
ExcelPlas provides testing of rubbers, sealants, elastomers, thermoplastic elastomers (TPE-s, TPE-o, TPV, TPU).
As the leaders in Material Characterization, QA/AC, and Failure Analysis, we have the ability to produce accurate and fast results using state-of-the-art testing equipment.
The services offered by our NATA-accredited laboratories in Melbourne, Australia are independent and confidential.
|Oxygen Index (ASTM D2863)||Tensile (ASTM D412)|
|Carbon Black Content (ASTM D 4218)||Tear of Sheet (ASTM D624C)|
|Pyrolysis FTIR (ASTM D3677)|
|VOC (ASTM D3530)|
|Degree of Crosslinking (ISO 10147)|
|Degree of Swelling|
|Hardness: Shore A, Shore D (ASTM D2240)||DSC – Tg (ASTM D5028, ASTM D7426)|
|Abrasion (ASTM D4060, AS 1683.21)||DSC – Melting/Crystallization (ASTM D3418)|
|Density (ASTM D792)||DSC – OIT (ASTM D3012)|
|TGA (ASTM D6370)|
ExcelPlas is able to conduct failure analysis of rubbers and elastomers (O-rings, belts, liners, sealants, etc.) using techniques such as Microscopic Analysis.