Rubber
Natural rubber, also called India rubber or caoutchouc, as initially produced, consists of polymers of the organic compound isoprene, with minor impurities of other organic compounds plus water. Forms...
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Automatic snow chains (aka spot chains, roto chains, traction device) are specially designed for commercial vehicles and buses that must be able to travel du...
Goodyear's Revolutionary Spherical Tire Concept
The Goodyear Eagle-360 is our vision for a tire for the long-term future that looks radically different from tires today…it’s a sphere! The unique shape means ultimate manoeuvrability, safety and conn...
Rubber From Dandelions: Key Components In Formation Of Rubber Identified
Dandelions deliver a desirable product: rubber. This is why the robust and undemanding plant has become the focus of attention of the rubber-producing industry. But how is rubber, contained in the pla...
Chew On This: The History Of Gum
In North America, the Indians chewed spruce tree resin, a practice that continued with the European settlers who followed. In the late 1840s, John Curtis developed the first commercial spruce tree gum...
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Vulcanization
Vulcanization (or vulcanisation) is a chemical process for converting natural rubber or related polymers into more durable materials via the addition of sulfur or other equivalent curatives or acceler...
Latex allergy
Latex allergy is a medical term encompassing a range of allergic reactions to the proteins present in natural rubber latex. Latex allergy generally develops after repeated exposure to products contai...
Tire
A tire (American English) or tyre (British English), is a ring-shaped vehicle component that covers the wheel's rim to protect it and enable better vehicle performance. Most tires, such as those for a...
Rubber band gun
A rubber band gun, often abbreviated to RBG, is a toy gun used to fire one or more rubber bands (or "elastic bands"). RBGs are often used in live-action games such as Assassins, in which they are comm...
Glass transition
The glass–liquid transition (or glass transition for short) is the reversible transition in amorphous materials (or in amorphous regions within semicrystalline materials) from a hard and relatively br...
Cold rubber
Cold rubber, or cold polymerized rubber, is synthetic rubber (especially, SBR and NBR) emulsion polymerized at a relatively low temperature.The polymerizing temperature is approximately 5℃ in the case...
Koosh ball
The Koosh ball is a toy ball made of rubber filaments (strings) attached to a soft rubber core. It was developed in 1986 by Scott Stillinger to be easy for his 5-year old daughter and 8-year old son t...
Chew On This: The History Of Gum
In North America, the Indians chewed spruce tree resin, a practice that continued with the European settlers who followed. In the late 1840s, John Curtis developed the first commercial spruce tree gum...
Palaquium calophyllum
Palaquium calophyllum is a tree in the Sapotaceae family. It grows up to 20 metres (70 ft) tall. The bark is brownish grey. Inflorescences bear up to 12 flowers. The fruits are round, up to 2 cen...
Parthenium argentatum
Parthenium argentatum Gray, commonly known as the Guayule (/ɡwaɪˈuːliː/ or /waɪˈuːleɪ/, as in Spanish), is a flowering shrub in the aster family, Asteraceae, that is native to the southwestern United ...
Latex clothing
Latex rubber is used in many types of clothing. Rubber has traditionally been used in protective clothing, including gas masks and Wellington boots. Rubber is now generally being replaced in these...
Castilla elastica
Castilla elastica, the Panama Rubber Tree, is a tree native to the tropical areas of Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. It was the principal source of latex among the Mesoamerican pe...
Palaquium canaliculatum
Palaquium canaliculatum is a species of plant in the Sapotaceae family. It is endemic to Sri Lanka.
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Snow tires
Snow tires - often also called winter tires - are tires designed for use in colder weather, snow and ice. Snow chains can be a slower-speed, temporary alternative in snowy conditions. Snow tires have...
AN-VI
AN-VI is a member of the rubber family, with characteristics different from those of traditional elastomers. It has the elasticity of a good rubber but it also has unusual damping capacities: by defor...
Heah Joo Seang
Heah Joo Seang (连裕祥 Lian Yuxiang; 1899–1962) was a Malayan politician, business leader, rubber magnate, philanthropist and especially a supporter of education. Malaysia, as it has since become, only e...
ISO 6943
ISO 6943 is a specification created by the International Organization for Standardization for a method in determining the tension fatigue of vulcanized rubber.
Auburn Rubber Company
The Auburn Rubber Company was a rubber products manufacturer best known for its line of children's toys (Leopard 2003). It was probably the largest producer of rubber and vinyl toys in the world, tho...
Tire manufacturing
Pneumatic tires are manufactured according to relatively standardized processes and machinery, in around 455 tire factories in the world. With over 1 billion tires manufactured worldwide annually, the...