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Bridgestone on pace to achieve CSR goals

Tokyo — Bridgestone is committing to better. It’s focusing its efforts on developing better products,…

14th July 2017 > Read More

Sentury awards US plant design to Ohio firm

Lagrange, Georgia. — Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. has selected SSOE Group of Toledo, Ohio,…

14th July 2017 > Read More

ExxonMobil to start up elastomer plant in Singapore this year

Singapore – ExxonMobil Corp. is expected to begin the start-up of a new 230 kilotonne…

13th July 2017 > Read More

Michelin extends manufacturing run at Canada plant

Granton, Nova Scotia — Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. will continue to build tires —…

13th July 2017 > Read More

High-performance elastomers market to grow at 6.4%

Leatherhead, UK – Global demand for high-performance elastomers is set to show a five-year growth…

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Giti recalls 395,000 Primewell passenger tires

Washington — Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. is recalling 394,378 Primewell Valera Touring II replacement passenger…

13th July 2017 > Read More

Orgkhim in JV to produce pine-based chemicals

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia – Russian manufacturer green processing oils Orgkhim has entered into a 50:50…

13th July 2017 > Read More

Producers set to cut natural rubber exports

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12th July 2017 > Read More

EU to limit worker exposure to rubber chemicals

Brussels – EU lawmakers have agreed to introduce stricter exposure limits for 13 “cancer-causing chemicals” in the…

12th July 2017 > Read More

US sets dumping rates in ESBR case

Washington — The US Department of Commerce has ruled that emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber from Brazil,…

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BFG, Michelin sued over alleged hazardous waste in US

Miami, Oklahoma – A group of Miami residents has filed suit against BFGoodrich Co. and…

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Pirelli eyes Russian growth

Milan – Pirelli is considering an expansion of production capacity at its Voronezh tire plant…

11th July 2017 > Read More

Trelleborg wins bearings supply contract for North Sea oil project

Trelleborg, Sweden: Trelleborg AB’s engineered products operation has been awarded a contract to supply elastomeric…

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Marangoni in partnership with Finnish retreader

Rovereto, Italy – Marangoni Retreading Systems has expanded its Ringtread retreading network with a partnership…

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