Lab equipment for the plastics industry covers a wide range of experimental and testing equipment. Development of the original product will be conducted in the lab and once developed, it is imperative that companies produce the product promised to the customer. Testing it is the way ensure sure you are provided what was contracted. Typical items in a plastics lab are used for testing the quality and consistency of the plastics. Equipment includes tensile testers, torque rheo meters, test molds, viscometers, pH testers, blenders, spectrophotometers, and centrifuges.