Range of Services Provided by NorthStar Rubber Specialties

Design, Product Development, Consulting, and Manufacturing

-Working with Asian factories and international customers to develop and manufacture:

  • rubber and leather safety footwear
  • rubber safety mats
  • rubber products for consumer and industrial markets
  • compounded rubber

-Testing and evaluation of rubber footwear and other rubber products, including design of safety footwear to meet technical standards such as ASTM F2413 (formerly ANSI Z41PT99), and other ASTM and ISO standards.

-Product analysis

  • Failure mode analysis for failed rubber products
  • Analyzing and improving performance properties of existing products
  • Testing and development of appropriate testing protocols for rubber products
  • Troubleshooting manufacturing problems

-Rubber and adhesive formulations and chemical technology

-Forensic consulting -- examination and analysis for civil suits and criminal investigations