About NRDC

About NRDC

MAKING A MATERIAL DIFFERENCE

 

For more than 30 years, researchers at NRDC have been inventing products and processes with real world impact.

Saint-Gobain's Northboro R&D Center (NRDC) is located in the greater Boston area on a 26-acre campus that includes 200,000 square feet of lab and office space. The center has grown over the last decade to more than 400 employees. Our multidisciplinary industrial research is at the leading edge of innovation, preparing the future by designing tomorrow's products and processes across an amazing variety of markets and technical disciplines.   Since 1985, NRDC has been supporting existing businesses, developing future businesses, and nurturing talent.

 

 

 

WHAT WE DO

 

 

 

NRDC develop next-generation ceramic solutions
We develop next-generation ceramic solutions to improve energy efficiency, reduce resource consumption, and ensure cleaner air, water, and communities
NRDC invent new forming and shaping processes and products
We invent new forming and shaping processes and products from additive manufacturing to efficient industrial grinding and polishing
NRDC develop specialty polymer solutions
We develop specialty polymer solutions for building, aerospace, life-science, and many other industries and applications

 

 

 

Our brands are recognized worldwide for technical excellence, world-class performance, and continuous innovation. Discover more about Saint-Gobain and why you should innovate with us! Learn More

 

 

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