From Rubber & Plastics News
Boulder City, Nevada-Amerityre Corp. received word April 23 that its prototype polyurethane car tyres have complied with the test requirements for Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 109, applicable to new pneumatic tyres.
The standard specifies tyre dimensions and laboratory testing requirements for bead unseating resistance, strength, endurance and high-speed performance; defines tyre load ratings; and specifies labeling requirements for passenger tyres.
Richard Steinke, Amerityre president and CEO, said â€œpassing the test requirements is the first credibility threshold Amerityre must cross before it…