What is ICIPC?

The Foundation Institute for the Plastic and Rubber Research and Training (ICIPC by its Spanish acronym) is a non-profit organization oriented towards the needs of innovation and high added-value services in material science and polymer processing and production for national and international companies and institutions.

Research and Development

The ICIPC permanently carries out applied research seeking for new and better solutions to the market and needs of its clients. By its continuous technological surveillance, the ICIPC comes up with new development opportunities.


The ICIPC has a wide range of laboratories to meet the needs of plastics and rubber industry, offering services of analysis and characterization of polymers and additives as well as continuous surveillance to ensure the quality of products and processes.

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