Defense Spending and Silicone Opportunities

Defense spending is increasing, but where are the opportunities for your business? During the last three months of 2022, U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) outlays on research and development rose by 11%. For FY23, there’s a 13% increase in funding for Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E), a major part of the DoD budget that covers new and improved warfighting capabilities. To put these percentages in perspective, they’re greater than the 10% increase in FY 2023 [...]

The Most Popular Products of 2023

It’s only January, but Specialty Silicone Products (SSP) is predicting our most popular products of 2023.EMI/RFI conductive O-ringsFlame-retardant nickel-graphite-filled siliconesAerospace silicones and fluorosiliconesFind out what’s driving demand for these products and learn how SSP can supply you with them.EMI/RFI Conductive O-RingsEMI/RFI conductive O-rings are donut-shaped gaskets that combine electrical conductivity and environmental sealing with protection against [...]