New PORON® XRD™ Extreme Protection X-Pad and B-Guard

Sep 03, 2020 | Susan Reed, Marketing Communications Manager, Rogers Corporation

With impact protection in the forefront of sporting goods design, Rogers Corporation has developed two customizable PORON® XRD™ molded shapes that offer product developers easy design solutions.

Impact Safety

Q&A with Geof Ochs, Sync

Jan 30, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

We sat down with Rogers customer Geof Ochs of Sync to learn more about his company, its beginnings and how the partnership with Rogers has evolved.

Impact Safety

Foam Properties: What Makes One Foam Different From Another?

Aug 21, 2018 | Dave Sherman

In a word (or three), not so much. Our customers are often surprised to learn that all PORON® Comfort materials are open cell polyurethane foams, especially when what they’re used to seeing are closed cell EVA foams or closed cell polyurethane foams.

Footwear, Impact Safety, General Industrial

Rogers Takes the Ice at PyeongChang

Feb 15, 2018 | Rogers Corporation

Chances are you’ve tuned into the 2018 Olympic Winter Games over the course of the last few days. You may be surprised to learn that, in addition to the athletes, cheering fans, and news crews, Rogers Corporation has a presence at the Games.

Impact Safety

Impact Protection: How to Protect Baseball Players From Impacts of 100+ mph

Oct 14, 2017 | Rogers Corporation

Unlike the baseball or baseball bat, the baseball glove was initially not part of the game. Back when most of the throwing was underhand, players used their hands. Fast forward to today and it’s a very different ball game. The Guinness World Record for the fastest baseball pitch is 105.1 mph, thrown by Aroldis Chapman for the Cincinnati Reds vs the San Diego Padres on September 24, 2010. Enter the need for impact protection.

Impact Safety