Rubber Industry History with KEP: 2000s-2021

The rubber industry has an exciting and dynamic history. Academic records of rubber date back to the 1700s. The world history of rubber dates back thousands of years, when indigenous cultures first began using natural latex from the Hevea tree. Since 2000, rubber...

Demand for Medical Elastomers Increase

Demand for Medical Elastomers Increase Growth in Medical Elastomer Market Elastomer materials offer a variety of valuable physical and performance properties that are especially desirable in medical applications. Elastomers have excellent sterilization properties,...

PVC Benefits & Uses

PVC Benefits & Uses Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is an excellent choice for medical and surgical tubing. PVC is strong, stable, flexible, and safe for medical use. PVC Compound Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) was first discovered as a thick, stiff material, like the PVC...

Meet John Wait

Meet John Wait! Meet John Wait, a Utility Operator at our Kent Facility who started with KEP in 2017! John is an efficient, hard worker who thrives when he is learning new things. He loves that in this role, he gets to do something different every day, changing up his...

Direct, Fair, and Loyal

Direct, Loyal, and Fair It’s always easy for us to brag about our team, but it means even more when we get positive feedback from our customers! Check out what Matthew P., Senior Account Manager at a Polymer Services Company shared about his experience with KEP! “KEP...