Case Studies

Problems solved with Rubber Fab products in action

See Rubber Fab’s products and solutions at work in a multitude of industries. These case studies show how a Rubber Fab product was used to solve a problem, whether it was a leak in a system, a product that wasn’t the right fit or a hose that could keep up with the demands of the application.

GYLON® BIO-ECO® Plus Gasket in a Progressive Cavity Pump

The increasing demand of high performance equipment in the Food and Pharmaceutical industry triggered the development of a new excentric cavity pum... Learn More
Custom GYLON BIO-ECO® Sanitary Gaskets in Beverage Filling

A global food & beverage processing equipment manufacturer was experiencing incredibly short gasket lifetime and premature failing of silicone ... Learn More
Detectomer® Manway Gaskets in Meat Processing

A global food processing company responsible for meat massaging realized that after multiple cycles, the seals on the massage units of the silicone... Learn More
Detectomer® Tuf-Steel® Gaskets in Peanut Butter Processing

A leading food processor for peanut butter products had failed to detect contaminations, resulting in two product recalls. In both cases, the cause... Learn More
FDABOC Brewery Transfer Hose in a Craft Brewing Application

A growing US Craft Brewer encountered an issue when using standard food and beverage hoses, which used nitrile/PVC liner. The hose transferred ambi... Learn More
Golden Bridge Hose Support System in Beverage Manufacturing

A well-known consumer beverage manufacturer had implemented Rubber Fab’s FDA rubber hoses to transfer liquids and to load and unload from storage t... Learn More
GYLON BIO-PRO® Sanitary Gaskets in Animal Vaccine Manufacturing

The elastomeric gasket materials implemented at an animal vaccine manufacturing plant faced several rigorous conditions throughout multiple applica... Learn More
GYLON BIO-PRO® Gaskets in Pharmaceutical-grade Gelatin Manufacturing

A global manufacturer of pharmaceutical-grade gel caps faced various issues over the years when using both EPDM and PTFE sanitary gaskets. Learn More
GYLON® BIO-PRO PLUS™ Sanitary Gasket Case Study

An oncology injectables manufacturer was struggling with a very short life time of gaskets installed in tri-clamp connections. Learn More
The RFPOC PTFE Lined Hose in Cosmetic Manufacturing

A well-known consumer cosmetics brand was using clear, non-reinforced PVC hoses to transfer liquid for product production processes. Learn More
Tuf-Steel® Sanitary Gaskets in Juice Processing

A large US beverage manufacturer was using standard PTFE tri-clamp gaskets on their hygienic pipe connections. Learn More