BMW joins sustainable rubber platform

Munich, Germany – German carmaker BMW has joined the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber (GPSNR), the company has announced.

The move is a “rather logical approach” considering the amount of rubber used in the automotive industry, according to its statement issued 8 June.

“BMW needs around 24,000 tonnes of rubber a year for tires alone,” said the company, which linked the move to its efforts to combat climate change.

Launched in Singapore in March, GPSNR consists of a broad range of stakeholders from across the natural rubber…

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