37 years and looking forward to celebrating many more
The last two years have flown by since our 35th birthday celebrations and of course, a LOT has happened since then. Our Managing Director, Chairman, longest-serving member of the team and Marketing manager say a few words…
General News & Events, Specialist Rubber Sheetings, EDPM, Manufactured Rubber Components, Mouldings, Extrusions, Fabricated Components - 19th Mar, 2021
More range and approvals for J-Flex Fire Resistant Rubber Products
We are delighted to now offer an extended range of unique rubber materials for Surface, Sub-Surface, Tunnel, and Rolling Stock applications – all tested & approved to EN45545-2 and many other certifications, including LUL S1085 compliance.
Specialist hygienic rubber products such as Silicone, FKM & EPDM sheetings for key industries such as Pharmaceutical, Medical, and Food & Drink were in greater demand earlier this year and may well be again as we head into 2021.
Our Marketing Manager takes up the challenge to support a local Mental Health support charity called Muddy Fork, who provide opportunities for people to work with nature in the outdoors, on useful projects.
Although its physical and chemical properties vary depending on the polymer’s composition of nitrile, this particular type of synthetic rubber is unusual in being generally resistant to oil, fuel, and other chemicals.
General News & Events, Educational - 21st Apr, 2020
J-Flex Donates Face Masks
Through our robust supply chain we have received a large number of disposable face masks, and having ensured our valued team have more than adequate supplies, the unanimous decision was reached to distribute the remainder to our wonderful local organisations.
We want to share with you what we are doing in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in order to ensure service continuity. There is no doubt that these are worrying and uncertain times for everyone, but we are open and remain operational.
Metal detectable silicone rubber sheeting and manufactured components from J-Flex contain additives which are visible to metal detector scanning equipment, so that any rubber contamination in the food, drink, dairy and pharmaceutical production process can be easily identified.
We’re excited to announce the launch of our new J-Flex website. Amongst the numerous improvements, you’ll find even more useful information, better imagery, an improved Downloads section and an enhanced News section, as well as speed improvements. Please take a look and let us have your feedback.
Harbour Board products offer improved performance and cost savings
J-Flex have in recent years provided a couple of component solutions to a very busy Harbour Board. Meeting critical requirements for durability, reliability and safety, the products also enabled minimum downtime and overall cost savings.
Vac-Sil® membranes from J-Flex creating interior trim panels on high quality vehicle interiors
Take a moment to watch the video and see our vacuum forming high quality membranes in action. Their high levels of flexibility, great strength, tear resistance and release properties have made them the obvious choice for this forming process.
Retford-based J-Flex is celebrating 35 years in business in Nottinghamshire. Founded by John and Jill Kirk in 1984, the elastomer solutions provider has grown considerably since then, employing 21 people and exporting to over 55 countries.
J-Flex is celebrating after being crowned Company of the Year at the 2019 North Notts Business Awards, which celebrates the best of business in the region and comprises of judged and public voting categories.
Flexible Silicone Moulds for Soft Confectionery Depositing Systems
J-Flex have over 35 years experience designing and manufacturing Flexible Silicone Moulds – experience gained in making moulds for such confectionery products as the iconic “Pick ’n Mix” chocolate covered fondant, through to chocolate covered caramel snack bars.
J-Flex to cease use of Talc Powder on Fluor-A-Com®
Following trials we are stopping the use of using talc powder as a release agent on our market-leading ‘Fluor-A-Com®’ FKM Sheet Products. This will be a positive step forward for everyone involved, and for the environment.
J-Flex nominated at the inaugural East Midlands Business Masters
J-Flex have been shortlisted in the East Midlands Business Masters. J-Flex, currently exporting to over 55 countries, have been nominated for the International Trade award at the very first East Midlands Business Masters.
J-Flex named in Top 3 family businesses in the Midlands!
J-Flex celebrates after being named in the Top 3 family businesses in the region. The second-generation family business was one of two companies to receive a highly commended accolade at the 2018 Midlands Family Business Awards.
J-Flex supports World Environment Day. World Environment Day takes place every year on 5 June. It is the United Nations’ flagship day for promoting worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Over the years, it has grown to be one of the largest global platforms for public outreach, celebrated …
Rail Products from J-Flex – where your safety is our priority
In the light of more stringent safety standards in mass transportation applications J-Flex has added to its specialised rubber sheet range Fire Resistant, Low Smoke, Low Toxicity EPDM to meet EN 45545-2.
17 Amazing Reasons to Buy your FKM/ Viton™ Sheet from J-Flex!
Last year the Chemours Company launched their Viton™ Licensee Programme providing enhanced benefits for customers and partners alike J-Flex is proud to be a member of the Chemours Viton™ Licensee Programme.
As you may be aware DuPont transferred their Viton™ business unit to The Chemours Company. Chemours have launched a brand new Viton™ Licensee Programme and J-Flex – a long time DuPont Licensee – is delighted to announce that we are now an approved Chemours Viton™ Licensee.