Silicone Made in USA – Customer Testimonial

American Made Silicone “Our former supplier was located overseas and was simply not able to meet our needs due to delayed communications, pandemic restrictions, and sudden quality issues.” “In the Spring of 2021, during the peak of Pandemic impact and concern, our company found itself needing a new supplier for custom injection-molded silicone components. Our …

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ITAR Compliant

ITAR Compliance What is ITAR Compliance? Is ARCO Silicone ITAR Compliant? The International Traffic in Arms Regulations, otherwise known as ITAR, is a regulation put forth by the United States which controls the manufacture, sale, and distribution of defense and space-related articles. Not only does this regulation cover the articles and services as defined in …

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Manufacturers Look for Solutions Closer to Home Following COVID-19

Manufacturers Reshore Amidst COVID-19 According to ThomasNet: Manufacturers are looking for solutions closer to home following the trade disruption that resulted from COVID-19  The industrial sourcing platform Thomasnet, which is trusted by millions of industrial buyers in North America recently published an insight revealing critical information about a surge in “reshoring” amongst manufacturers in 2020. …

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COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 Response The supply of bands and strips for personal protective equipment (PPE) such as medical masks, face shields, and ventilators is our top priority to help keep first responders and healthcare providers healthy during this pandemic. We are currently manufacturing silicone products in a variety of sizes which can be used for surgical masks, …

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Protective Silicone Edging

Silicone Splicing to Create Custom Edging The manufacturer of body armor components for the U.S. military had a need, so ARCO® worked closely with the team to develop a protective silicone edging to meet their very special requirements. A Colorado-based manufacturer, recently announced plans to expand the product line in their Benton, Arkansas facility. This …

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Silicone Products for Health & Wellness

Silicone for Health & Wellness Projects We partnered with The Museum of Discovery in Little Rock for a very special project to benefit children on the autism spectrum across Arkansas. The Museum of Discovery in Little Rock recently partnered with Arkansas Blue Cross / Blue Shield’s “Blue and You” program to develop activities for children …

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Reusable Straws

Reusable Straws Metal straws are dangerous, paper straws – too flimsy. We wanted to manufacture the very best reusable straw on the market.  Follow along with us on that journey. You’ve probably seen on the news lately that straws, among other disposable plastic items, are being banned across the U.S. Several pollution research groups compiled …

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