Guayule rolling toward use in mass production


Akron, Ohio – Guayule rubber is passing all its physical tests with one year to go in a government-funded project to assess its feasibility as an ingredient in mass-produced tires, according to Howard Colvin, senior scientist at Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

Colvin discussed Cooper’s test results with prototype guayule rubber tires at the International Tire Exhibition & Conference in Akron 13-15 Sept.

Read the source article at European Rubber Journal