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Sorbothane, Inc. has been creating innovative shock and vibration solutions worldwide for over 40 years.

Sorbothane headquarters sign in Kent Ohio

Sorbothane, Inc. Innovating Shock & Vibration Solutions

For over 40 years, Sorbothane, Inc. has been – and will continue to be – the innovative and trusted choice of engineers and entrepreneurs worldwide for developing materials and components that isolate vibration, attenuate shock and dampen unwanted noise.

Versatile Vibration Solutions Across Industries

Sorbothane® is used in numerous industries as a solution to a wide range of challenges. From the aerospace and aeronautical industries to the sporting goods and fitness industry, Sorbothane provides innovative shock and vibration solutions. Premium insoles were the first product introduced by Sorbothane, Inc. and far exceeded expectations.

Trusted Impact-Absorbing Insoles for Over 40 Years

Ultra Max Duty Sorbothane Insole cross section with navy blue and bright orange elements.

Sorbothane, Inc. has manufactured and supplied Sorbothane Insoles for over four decades. Sorbothane Comfort & Performance Insoles are recommended by doctors, sports medicine specialists, and professional trainers. They can absorb harmful impact shock—defending against foot and back pain and helping to prevent impact-related injuries.

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Panoramic view of the Sorbothane headquarters exterior

Commitment to Quality Since 1982

Since its beginning in 1982, Sorbothane, Inc. has been committed to producing superior, American-made products that protect and improve the quality and enjoyment of life. Learn more about the history and invention of Sorbothane.

Manufacturing Excellence in Kent, Ohio

Sorbothane, Inc. is in Kent, Ohio, and operates a series of specialized pouring machines. With 64,000 square feet of manufacturing space and supply support systems in place, the Sorbothane team stands ready to meet any production need. Sorbothane, Inc. has an engineering design staff that specializes in shock and vibration solutions, plus an in-house testing and quality assurance lab. Sorbothane, Inc. serves widely varied market segments that all share the fundamental objective of Protecting Product Performance and Enhancing the Customer Experience.