This term can usually be applied to elastomers and other soft materials.

What does compression set mean?

Compression set is the residual decrease in thickness of a test specimen measured 30 minutes or 24 hours after removal from a suitable loading device in which the specimen had been subjected for a definite time to compressive deformation under specified conditions of load and temperature.

Alanto use this process on a variety materials - Once tested, Alanto manufactures products such as rubber gaskets, rubber rolls and more for a broad range of applications.