Material

From material selection to failure analysis Smithers Rapra offers customers consultative support and a wealth of commercial experience across multiple industry sectors.

Our experts can assist with material selection and specification development, compound development and deformulation, ingredient and material evaluation as well as optimisation of flow. 

Our services include:

  • Optimising material selection, including assistance with material replacement
  • Formulating cost reduction strategies for your product or material
  • Advise on sustainability initiatives
  • Material reviews to ensure peak performance
  • Providing material quality assurance
  • Advising how to prevent premature product failure
  • Performing failure analysis on existing products

We can support even the most complex of projects with our expertise across processing, materials testing and chemical analysis. If required, we can undertake site visits to assess your existing manufacturing process and equipment.

Our laboratories are UKAS registered and ISO 17025 certified.

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