neoprene

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neoprene:

see rubberrubber,
any solid substance that upon vulcanization becomes elastic; the term includes natural rubber (caoutchouc) and synthetic rubber. The term elastomer is sometimes used to designate synthetic rubber only and is sometimes extended to include caoutchouc as well.
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neoprene

[′nē·ə‚prēn]
(materials)
A synthetic rubber with outstanding resistance to ozone, weathering, various chemicals, oil, and flame, made by polymerization of chloroprene (2-chlorobutadiene-1,3); varies from amber to silver to cream in color; used in paints, putties, adhesives, shoe soles, tank linings, and rubber products.

neoprene

A synthetic rubber which has high resistance to sunlight and oil; used in sheet form as roof membranes and flashings, as gasketing, in vibration control, etc.
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Belvidere, IL 61008 (815) 544-2191 Fax: (815) 544-6881 Bill Earls, General Manager Equipment: Mills Mixing capabilities: NR, SBR, neoprene, Hypalon, nitrile, EPDM, silicone, butyl, urethane, Viton, Thiokol Tech service: yes Recipe development: yes
Quabaug Custom Mixing North Brookfield, MA 01535 (800) 325-5022 (617) 867-7731 Kevin Donahue Equipment: Two Banburies, one #9 Banbury, two lab Banburies, extruder/ strainer Mixing capabilities: SBR, neoprene, nitrile, butyl, EPDM, hydrins Capacity: 50 million lbs/year