London – ERJ looks back at some of the top stories of the week. These include the most read and others you may have missed.
The impact of the US shale gas boom led to lower costs for olefinic polymers – including EPDM and styrene-butadiene rubbers.
Peter Huelzer, executive chairman of the BRV (Federal Association of the Tyre Trade and the Vulcanisers’ Skilled Trade), outlined why the German replacement tire market is recovering after heavy sales losses.
Anyone driving into Italy this summer could be in for a nasty surprise unless they pay careful attention to rules concerning the use of winter tires.
Nothing infernal, but Cooper Tires will be at the third round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship with its brand ambassador, ex-Formula One race winner and BBC F1 commentator, David Coulthard.
Hand-held, gecko-inspired elastomeric paddles enable climbers and military personnel to perform tasks with greater skill and ease.
Continental came under the spotlight when a British paper claimed carmakers were becoming too reliant on a small group of large suppliers.