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Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc.

ARDL is an A2LA ISO 17025:2017 accredited, ISO 9001:2015 registered, ISO 13485:2016 registered and FDA compliant independent testing laboratory specializing in rubber, plastic and latex.

We provide our world-wide client base with the comfort of complete confidentiality, the reliability of quick turnaround time and the proficiency, knowledge and expertise that they deserve and have come to expect.  ARDL works with clients to improve products and/or speed production.  ARDL also provides consulting in the legal arena, offering experience-based expert witness and testimony. 

Other services include product and factory technical audits, failure analysis, technical training and technical problem solving.  Using an independent laboratory enables clients to stay focused on what they do best — running their businesses.  ARDL provides both product and compound development and helps clients meet material and performance specifications cost effectively, thus assisting them in maintaining a competitive edge.