ERJ staff report (DS)
Nanchang, China — At a joint event hosted by the China Rubber Industry Association (CRIA), the Japan Rubber Association and the CRIA called for closer ties with each other, and held discussins on a variety of techical and industrial topics. Among the areas under discussions was bio-based elastomers as well as more conventional topics.
The report from the Japanes delegatin reported on earthquake bearings; on TPO (thermoplastic olefins) and on the use of silica in epoxidised natural rubber.
CRIA president Fan Rende presented…