Rubber Experts in Testing and R&D
Rubber Consultants is one of the world's leading independent rubber, polymer and elastomer testing and R&D laboratories.
Rubber Consultants is the consultancy unit of the Tun Abdul Razak Research Centre (TARRC - the UK research and promotion centre of the Malaysian Rubber Board). We have been assisting companies globally since 1984 to improve their businesses by offering world-class elastomer testing and R&D services.
Over more than thirty years we have established a unique portfolio of in-house services available for the elastomer and polymer industries as well as suppliers to these businesses. We have a global customer base with clients from the tyre, automotive, aerospace, railway, oil & gas, medical & healthcare, pharmaceutical, packaging and the construction sectors.
We offer testing and analysis of rubber and other elastomeric materials and products. Most Methods are accredited by UKAS. Rubber Consultants is listed on the GDUFA as a Testing Facility, providing the required registration for the FDA.
We can develop and optimise formulations and materials for the tyre industry working with both natural rubber and synthetic rubbers. We are experts in developing an evaluating the performance of tyre compounds and raw materials including polymers, fillers and other additives. We have extensive on-site tyre testing facilities.
Other services include rubber product design and manufacturing, rubber in engineering, rubber processing facilities and rubber training courses.
We can carry out Contract Research projects across all sectors
With over 70 scientists, technologists, engineers and supporting staff many of whom are considered experts in their field, and state-of-the art facilities based in Hertford, UK, we can provide solutions to your testing, product development and R&D requirements.