English Abstract
An Introduction of Some Recent Topics on EPDM
Sadayuki NAKANO
Tatsuo SASSA
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., Petrochemicals Research Laboratory, Sodegaura-City, Chiba, Japan
Nippon Gomu Kyokaishi,(2006),79(11),537-542 General Review in Japanese

Some recent topics on EPDM are described from a viewpoint of globalization of Automotive manufacturer and environmental preservation. It will be required that EPDM have a good processability to obtain rubber products which have the same performance without any influence by place, machines and operators. And the social upsurge of environmental problems might change a curing system for EPDM.

Ethylene Propylene Terpolymer (EPDM), Automotive Parts, Anti Vibration Rubber, Processing Ability, Curing System