We have a reputation for developing technologies that help our customers improve raw material yields and product purity, and to be competitive in the marketplace. This development helps our customers be the first-to-market with new or improved products and applications, which enables them to maintain their competitive advantages.
We are a truly global organization, from our Manufacturing to our Research and Marketing operations. Our scientists continuously develop and expand our portfolio to better serve our customers. Across SI Group, we deliver comprehensive market intelligence to each endeavor, ensuring a complete understanding of our arena, enabling smarter decision-making and resource allocation so our customers can take advantage of new opportunities.
We have state-of-the-art research and development laboratories in Niskayuna, New York; Navi Mumbai, India; Shanghai, China; Rio Claro, Brazil; and Pratteln, Switzerland. In addition, we have invested in application testing facilities in China, Brazil, and the United States to serve the needs of the Rubber and Industrial Resins markets. These well-equipped facilities handle a full range of chemistries and reaction conditions that include:
Global Research Team
Our global research and development teams include a highly trained staff of experienced chemists, engineers, and technicians. These teams provide expertise in:
Our experienced team is skilled at performing industry standard test methods and is fully capable of developing new test methods to meet unique requirements. We provide problem-solving research services with an emphasis on developing new products as an ISO-9002 certified laboratory. After development, we utilize our pilot plant facilities to scale up processes that provide our customers with larger quantities of material for testing.
ELAZTOBOND™ B8-3410 resin is based on bio-renewable materials and is resorcinol-free, making it a more sustainable and safer solution than traditional bonding resins used in the rubber industry. In addition to its improved safety profile, ELAZTOBOND™ B8-3410 has shown to offer comparable or better performance than resorcinol containing resins in aged and unaged testing.
WESTON™ 705 Meets Ever-Increasing Demands. Advances in polyethylene technology combined with growing needs for more robust performance, quality, and safety require modern and more refined stabilization systems. WESTON™ 705 liquid antioxidant meets all the latest requirements and offers a new level of efficiency and reliability to both polyethylene manufacturers and converters.
CERIFLOW™ 4600 series products are designed for use in low-temperature environments without reduced no-flow-points due to the effects of thermal cycling. SI Group’s new paraffin inhibition chemistry offers the solutions you need for low-temperature conditions: better handling capability, easier dosing in harsh environments, higher activity, and fully homogenous, single-phase products.