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3 Reasons Why Wearing Knee Protection While Playing Sports Will Keep You Active Longer

Posted by Rachael Straub on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 | No Comments »

  Our knees take quite a beating and have very little protection on their own. There is only a thin layer of skin and muscle protecting your kneecap. From running, stopping, diving and jumping, your knees work harder than most parts of your body. Here are 3 simple reasons why wearing knee protection during sports […]

PORON® XRD® Met Guard – Magic or Advanced Technology?

Posted by Dave Sherman on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 | No Comments »

Every once in a while, a new technology comes along that is so different from the existing technology, that it’s hard to believe, until you experience it.   Sir Arthur C. Clarke, the British science fiction novelist, inventor, and futurist stated, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” When we first invented the PORON® XRD® […]

ABC News Features G-Form Extreme Edge

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 | No Comments »

ABC Good Morning America recently featured a segment on how to protect your smart phones and tablets. Our partner, G-Form, makers of protective gear for sports and consumer electronics, was one of the products which was featured!

G-Form Compression Apparel with PORON® XRD™ Impact Protection Technology – New for Motorcycle Riding and a Variety of Impact Sports

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, May 25th, 2012 | No Comments »

Many of us on the PORON® Cushioning Team are happy to see that motorcycle riding season is in full swing! Each day the parking lot sees a few more bikes in those spots that once occupied cars, and there are at least a few rides with friends that you can choose from on the weekends. Furthermore, the start of riding season also brings many launches of new gear with PORON® XRD™ Protection that we’re excited to share!

Gearing up for a Great Outdoor Retailer Winter Market!

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 | No Comments »

Look out Salt Lake City, here we come! The PORON® Cushioning Team is looking forward to seeing old friends and colleagues, and meeting new ones as well, at one of our all-time favorite trade shows -the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, which will be held at the Salt Palace January 19 – 22, 2012.

Impact Protection Most Important When Choosing Cases for Electronic Devices

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, January 12th, 2012 | No Comments »

While there are those who prefer fashion over function, it is not apparently so when it comes to choosing cases for pricey electronic devices.

PORON® XRD™Protection and G-Form Featured in August/September Issue of Urethanes Technology Magazine

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, October 6th, 2011 | No Comments »

The August/September issue of Urethanes Technology Magazine, featuring the G-Form Extreme Sleeve, made with PORON® XRD™ Protection: