ERJ staff report (RPN)
By Mike McNulty, Rubber & Plastics News
Carlsbad, California – Kultevat LLC has entered into a collaboration pact with KeyGene N.V., a Netherlands biotech company, for the production of rubber from the Russian dandelion.
Under the agreement, the firms will invest in the development and commercial introduction of new dandelion varieties that are enriched for latex in their roots and are suitable for large scale production of natural rubber.
KeyGene will be responsible for the development of new…