The manufacturing of top quality closed cell sponge is truly an art. Founded in 1957, American National Rubber has mastered that art and applied it to the manufacturing of a wide variety of closed cell sponge products. Our multi-plant complex utilizes the experience of highly skilled employees.
In 2008, American National Rubber changed ownership. The original owner and founder thought it was time to retire, so he sold the business to someone he thought would continue to produce high-quality products for his life-long customers.
Our totally integrated process assures the production of high-quality sponge from the very beginning. We approve all manufacturing ingredients in our on-site laboratory to guarantee each raw material meets rigid specifications. Testing throughout the manufacturing process ensures our high standards and yours.
Manufacturing begins with comprehensive research in our internal R&D and Testing Laboratory and ends with rubber products produced to exact specifications. Our lab is fully equipped and capable of performing many of the tests required by ASTM, ANSI, ISO, and SAE, as well as customer specific test standards from Ford, GM, Chrysler, Toyota, and many others. In our laboratory and throughout the manufacturing processes, a fully trained and experienced workforce produces the highest quality products available. American National Rubber and it’s Laboratory has a Quality System that is registered to the latest revision of ISO 9001.
A Dedicated Support Staff gives quick turnaround on quotations, samples, and technical assistance. They work closely with design, production, and material engineers to select the best material, design, and process for each application. Complete quality assurance is always a priority.