Archived ARDL Webinars

Dec 04, 2020
If you missed the recent webinars presented by the ARDL team you can still view archived versions of the presentations.   ARDL Webinars In Partnership With Rubber & Plastics News Rudimentary Tools to Troubleshoot Your Product - A...

ARDL Family Grows As It Manages Move - Rubber & Plastics News

Nov 24, 2020
ARDL’s purchase of Experimental Services Inc. (ESI) expands our dynamic testing capabilities and our dedication to meeting our customers’ testing and development needs.  Thank you Rubber & Plastics News for the great article on our...

Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. Purchases Experimental Services, Inc. (ESI) Expanding Engineering Testing Services

Nov 05, 2020
For Immediate Release:   November 5, 2020 From: Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. (ARDL) Sales & Technical Information 2887 Gilchrist Road - Akron, Ohio 44305 Tel: (330) 794-6600  Fax: (330) 794-6610 Website:

ARDL Weathering and Environmental Testing

Aug 31, 2020
Will your product stand up against the elements? Ensure your product will outperform your customers’ expectations with weathering testing at ARDL.  We offer Xenon arc exposure, ozone and UV resistance, heat aging, low-temperature...

ARDL remains open amid COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 02, 2020
Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. (ARDL) is an independent testing, research and consulting laboratory specializing in rubber, plastics and latex. ARDL supports at least thirteen of the sixteen essential critical industries cited...

ARDL Uncertainty Notice

Oct 21, 2019
Uncertain About Uncertainty? – Don’t Be! The latest revision of ISO 17025 requires ARDL to group the test standards covered by our Scope of Accreditation into five categories based on the nature of testing. Additionally, for test...