Brabender is a leading manufacturer of instruments and equipment for testing raw materials used in R&D and industrial production in the plastics and rubber industries as well as in various sectors of the food and chemical industries. Founded in 1923, the Germany-based company is part of the Brabender Group, which employs around 450 people in various parts of the world. In addition, Brabender is represented worldwide by around 100 agencies in more than 130 countries.
Brabender offers customized, compact and modular solutions for rheology and extrusion on a laboratory scale:
- Torque rheometers as table-top versions and as universal stationary drives with suitable measuring mixer, single-screw or twin-screw extruder attachments.
- Compact single-screw and twin-screw extruders with integrated drives
- Extruder dies and screws
- Peripheral equipment for extrusion processes, such as feeders, conveyor belts, water baths, pelletizers, take-off and winding devices
- Devices for special measuring tasks, e.g. determination of material moisture, density or oil absorption
Customers and interested parties are provided with comprehensive advice and support. In the application laboratory, they can also test equipment on site, even with their own sample material, or take part in training courses.