ElastaPro Blog

Solid Silicone Product Considerations

Safety should always be the highest priority for food manufacturers. A single error in handling and packaging could result in a negative brand image and the consumers losing their trust…
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Where To Find High Temperature Silicone

Since silicone can endure up to approximately 300 °F, this material is the preferred rubber for applications requiring tolerance to extreme temperatures. Although commercial silicones are generally heat-resistant,
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High-Temperature Solid Silicone Sheeting

July 2022 was the third-hottest July on record in the U.S., according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Here in Southern California where ElastaPro is located, inland regions…
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Silicone Expo 2022: ElastaPro to Attend

ElastaPro is pleased to announce that we will attend Silicone Expo, the world’s first free-to-attend commercial tradeshow and conference for the silicone industry.This in-person event is scheduled for June 21…
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Silicone Supply

Everybody’s talking about silicone supply, but elastomers that don’t meet specifications aren’t the right way to meet demand. Don’t let them put your projects at risk. ElastaPro tests the physical…
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Silicone Supply Chain Insights

Have you ever heard the expression “can’t see the forest for the trees”? It happens when the details of a problem are so intense that it’s hard to look at…
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Medical Grade Silicone Sheeting

Medical grade silicone sheeting is used in personal protective equipment (PPE), ventilators, and other medical devices and equipment. During COVID-19, ElastaPro is working hard to support our first responders and…
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Metal Detectable Silicone Rubber Sheets

Metal detectable silicone rubber sheets make it easier for food processors to spot contamination caused by silicone seals. Because they are metal-impregnated, these elastomers let manufacturers use in-line metal detection…
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General Purpose Silicone Sheets

General purpose silicone sheets from ElastaPro have well-known silicone rubber characteristics and come in durometers from 30 to 80 (Shore A). This solid silicone sheeting from ElastaPro can be used…
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Flame Retardant Silicone Sheets

Flame retardant silicone sheets from ElastaPro resist the spread of flame and fire. They are used in applications that require a UL 94 V0 solid silicone sheeting. Because these elastomers…
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Medical Silicone Sheets

Medical silicone sheets from ElastaPro are safe, clean, solid materials that meets USP Class VI, European Pharmacopeia, ISO 10993, and FDA CFR 177.2600 specifications. This healthcare silicone sheeting  can be…
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Silicone Demand is Rising. Now What?

Silicone demand is rising at a time when major suppliers are warning customers about longer lead times and tightening supply constraints. The causes include an end to COVID-related slowdowns, a…
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Silicone Gasket Materials for Die Cutting

Silicone gasket materials for die cutting come in these grades and types. Commercial Grade General Purpose FDA Grade (White) FDA Grade (Translucent) Electrically Conductive Fiberglass Reinforced Fluorosilicone Healthcare (USP Class…
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Silicone Market

Have you seen what they’re saying about the silicone market? If you need solid silicone sheeting or uncured silicone compounds, it’s time to know ElastaPro. “Manufacturers should invest in making…
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Silicone Manufacturer Made in USA

ElastaPro is the silicone manufacturer that you need to know. If you’re thinking about reshoring or concerned about quality and lead times, it helps to know the experts. ElastaPro is…
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Silicone Prices

Concerned about silicone prices? Back in 2018, silicone prices had risen by as much as 25%. Today, demand is high, supply is tight, and everyone is worried about pricing and…
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Silicone Reshoring

Silicone reshoring is popular in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic as more manufacturers want to reshore their supply chains. According to the latest Thomas Industry Survey, 69% of companies are…
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Silicone Samples

Looking for silicone samples?  We can offer you some in the form of a convenient keychain. Here’s why. Everywhere you look, the world’s gone virtual. It’s a great way to…
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Silicone Sheet

You’ll get more than great silicone sheet and uncured silicone compounds when you work with us. Here are some advantages of partnering with ElastaPro. a long-term partner whose actions match…
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Silicone Solid Sheets for Die Cutting

ElastaPro makes silicone solid sheets for die cutting that are available in many different grade and types. Commercial Grade General Purpose FDA Grade (White) FDA Grade (Translucent) Electrically Conductive Fiberglass…
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Silicone Solutions

Ready for some silicone solutions? The age of COVID has presented many challenges, but we at ElastaPro would like to share some positive development with you. As we enter our…
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Silicone Specifications

Silicone specifications include durometer, grades, thickness, and width. Elasto supplies the silicones that you need in a range of compounds with the following specs: Durometers (30 to 80 Shore A),…
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Solid Silicone Sheeting

ElastaPro carries a large inventory of solid silicone sheeting in various thicknesses, colors, grades, and durometers If the material you need is not in stock, we can usually turn around…
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Silicone Company Made in USA

ElastaPro is a Made in the USA silicone company that manufactures solid silicone sheeting and uncured silicone compound. Being the silicone company that you trust is something that we’re very…
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