Sorbothane Protects Priceless Antiquities at the J. Paul Getty MuseumMarch 5, 2019 Categories: Products
Sorbothane® Chosen to Protect Priceless Artifacts
Conservators at the Getty Museum work diligently to insure the safe storage and shipping of irreplaceable art and artifacts. When searching for a material to ship the precious pieces, they discovered Sorbothane.
The unparalleled shock absorbing and vibration isolating properties of Sorbothane make it the ideal choice of logistics professionals at the museum. For over a decade, the museum has trusted Sorbothane to protect precious items from ambient vibrations from short and long-distance travel.
Sorbothane® sheets and components can be configured in precise custom alignments to protect unique and intricate art, pottery and artifacts.
Why is Sorbothane® The Best Shock Absorbing Material?
Made in America, Sorbothane has been the innovative and trusted choice for of engineers and entrepreneurs worldwide for 35 years. Sorbothane is a proprietary material that can absorb up to 94.7% of damaging impact shock before it enters the body. It was created to simulate the body’s natural shock-absorbing ability. Used by NASA, Sorbothane has the remarkable ability to isolate vibration and control shock.
Not only does Sorbothane provide shock absorbing solutions for engineers and entrepreneurs, but also provides comfort and protection for runners and hikers through our line of shoe insoles. Sorbothane comfort insoles cradle the foot in comfort and help protect against impact related pain and discomfort. Resilient, Sorbothane will not bottom out and lose effectiveness, and will continue to deliver comfort and protection every step, every day.
About Sorbothane, Inc.
Sorbothane, Inc. is located in Kent, Ohio and operates a series of specialized custom-built pouring machines housed in 64,000 square feet of manufacturing space. Since 1975, Sorbothane has been known for developing materials and components that isolate and damp vibration, attenuate shock and limit unwanted noise.
Medical professionals have recommended Sorbothane Comfort & Performance Insoles for three decades. Since its beginning, Sorbothane, Inc. has been committed to producing superior American made products that protect and improve the quality and enjoyment of life. Interested in learning more about Sorbothane custom products? Contact us today or give us a call at 330-678-9444.