Why Is Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) Ideal for Manufacturing Medical Parts?

If your company needs medical industry manufacturing parts, you cannot afford to cut corners when it comes to quality. Custom silicone injection molded parts play a prominent role by adding function to medical devices that are critical to the health of the person who uses them.

Food Grade LSR Solutions

Food-grade liquid silicone rubber (LSR) was introduced in the late 1970s and is now a premier material used for many food-related consumer products. This elastomer is suitable for use in food production, storage and preparation — and it has a wide range of uses and benefits.

RICO Group Magazine Insights – 2018

Read the latest news from the RICO Group, including a transition of leadership for SIMTEC Silicone Parts.

Silicone Injection Molding: Myths, Facts and Benefits

Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) injection molding is a manufacturing process used to produce automotive parts, medical devices, consumer goods and other items. Despite its growing ubiquity, there are several persistent myths about LSR injection molding that, in the past, have deterred businesses from fully exploring its benefits.

Choosing a Silicone Molding Company

There are many silicone molding companies out there — and many options for manufacturers looking for a partner on an upcoming project. Unfortunately, manufacturers may not have the background necessary to differentiate between injection molding companies’ stated capabilities and technical specifications. This persistent information gap poses a challenge to making informed decisions when dealing with such a technical subject.