Pan Star Co., Ltd. was established in 1987 as a manufacturer and exporter of natural rubber in Thailand. The company specialises in producing light coloured latex grades of natural rubber in both sheet and block form.
Pan Star Co., Ltd’s production facility is located in Chana, Songkhla, Southern Thailand in the heart of the rubber producing region to ensure a constant and stable supply of raw material field latex.
Pan Star™ rubber is particularly suited to applications requiring a light coloured finished product in addition to adhesives and tapes, such as shoe soles and solid tyres used in areas with high hygiene standards such as pharmaceutical and food processing plants.
There are four main Pan Star™ rubber grades:
- ADS-XL – an extra light air-dried sheet, visually graded
- STR-5L – an extra light colour L grade with low dirt content and restricted Lovibond specifications
- STR5CV-50 – an extra light colour with low dirt content, constant viscosity grade with the Mooney viscosity chemically stabilised to give typical values from 51 to 53
- STR5CV-60 – an extra light colour with low dirt content, constant viscosity grade with the Mooney viscosity chemically stabilised between the ranges 55 and 67, with typical values from 60 to 62