Six Reasons Sourcing Managers Like SSP

Sourcing managers want to work with material suppliers who support product development and meet manufacturers’ business and technical requirements. Specialty Silicone Products (SSP) of Ballston Spa, New York (USA) strengthens your strategic sourcing efforts in six important ways. If SSP isn’t part of your vendor list, here’s what you’re missing. No or Low MOQs Approximately 90% of SSP’s materials do not have minimum order quantities (MOQs). This includes [...]


Meet the New Faces of SSP

Specialty Silicone Products (SSP) continues to grow as our Made in the USA manufacturing company meets increased demand and reaches new markets. Founded in 1989 by four former employees of GE Silicones, SSP now employs approximately 75 people at our facility in Ballston Spa, New York. Recently, SSP added three new members to our team. Meet Jillian Massetti, Customer Account Coordinator; Karen Heidenstrom, Account Manager; and Mike Nicastro, Business Development Representative. In the photo that [...]


10 Things You Might Not Have Known About SSP

Specialty Silicone Products (SSP) has a reputation for developing “silicones that work”. That’s not all we’re known for, however. If you ask our customers, you’ll learn that SSP supplies silicone compounds with speed and flexibility. Our customers like the service that they receive from us, too. There are many reasons to choose silicone elastomers from SSP, but here are 10 things you might not have known about us.  1. Company History SSP was founded in 1989 [...]


Two Takeaways from the GFA Spring Meeting

Savannah is the oldest city in the state of Georgia. Visitors admire its historic buildings and cobblestone streets, but America’s Most Haunted City isn’t stuck in the past. Recently, members of the Gasket Fabricators Association (GFA) met in Savannah for the GFA’s semi-annual meeting. Topics of discussion included the current state and future prospects of an industry that’s moving rapidly.  As a leading supplier of specialized elastomers, Specialty Silicone [...]


Specialty Silicone Products for Global Markets

Specialty Silicone Products (SSP) of Ballston Spa, New York (USA) is a global company that supplies unique silicone products for some of the world’s most challenging applications. SSP’s specialized elastomers can be found in technologies ranging from military electronics and medical devices to automotive electronics and satellite communications. As worldwide demand for silicones continues to grow, SSP is leading the way with innovative elastomers backed by international shipping and [...]