Company Mission

To seek out profitable applications, business relationships, and opportunities that are based on our core competencies and to develop new core competencies that that will allow us to pursue future opportunities.

Company Vision

To provide our customers with advanced products and services related to visco-elastic materials.


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Shock-absorbing Polymers

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Shock-absorbing Polymers


Action Products, Inc. is your source for shock-absorbing polymers. As the market leader for these products for over 40 years, we have helped our clients develop hundreds of uses for Shock-absorbing polymers.


Action Products, Inc.'s 60,000 square foot facility in Hagerstown, Maryland produces vulcanized, cross-linked rubber material with unique physical properties. Its ability to maintain its shape, stretch, deflect an applied load and absorb shock makes it an ideal material for use in a wide range of medical, and industrial, and manufacturing environments where shock absorption and vibration damping are paramount concerns.


From smaller-scale projects to high-volume projects for Fortune 500 customers, we can handle simple to complex design and prototyping and manufacturing of virtually any item. We pride ourselves on our innovative and customer-focused approach to projects. We have a Regulatory Compliance Department with FDA experience, and we can meet quality standards of the highest order.


Please visit the About Us page and our Technology page for more specific product, application, and technical information.

Examples of shock-absorbing polymer products include:

  • Shock-absorbing Sheet and Shock-absorbing Sheets
  • Shock-absorbing Polymer and Shock-absorbing Polymers
  • Shock-absorbing Gel and Shock-absorbing Gels
  • Shock-absorbing Polyurethane
  • Shock-absorbing Seal and Shock-absorbing Seals
  • Shock-absorbing Material

The Akton® viscoelastic polymer is currently sold in over 50 countries worldwide and has earned a sterling reputation as a high-performance, high-quality product that is the legacy of its founder, Dr. McElroy.