UPM’s laboratory is considered the heart of the company. Here we do quality control, research and development of new products. Also advising production in product improvement is one of the main tasks of the laboratory employees.
Quality control is done for all incoming and outgoing materials, here we check if the materials are within specification to guarantee the best quality throughout the entire production process.
On a permanent base UPM has a focus on Research and Development. We are constantly looking for new products and improvement of existing materials, thanks to the collaboration with customers and specialist in the market.
To realize a maximum result of the mentioned activities the laboratory is equipped with state of the art equipment to measure and analyse our products. Thermal analyses, particle size, hardness, shear, wear and tear, elongation and tensile strength, etc, etc.
For PTFE related products we are open to do analyses with our equipment for customers.