All the questions you wanted to ask about retread tyres are answered. Aspects like safety, manufacturing standards, which types of tyres can be retreaded, can they be used at highway speeds, life...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1077 | 28 Nov 2001
This article covers statistics associated with retreaded tyres usage during 2000, as well as the benefits associated with their use, safety features and economic benefits.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1076 | 27 Nov 2001
Since prehistoric days, humans have been aware of the presence of carbon. When the cave people made a fire, they saw the formation of smoke.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=6055 | 12 Jun 2012
The production of natural rubber or latex is described and includes images of some stages. Details about rubber trees and tapping are also provided.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3580 | 9 Nov 2006
Rubber is a versatile material due to its combination of properties. These properties and rubbers application in tyres and earthquake protection in buildings is briefly explored. The recycling of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2544 | 6 Jul 2004
In a bid to improve waste policy ion the UK, the Waste and Resources Action Group, WRAP bhave opened a £10 million regional market development fund. Details on the programme and its scope are...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2413 | 17 Mar 2004
The history and development of natural rubber and rubber producing technology is described. From Columbus bringing back the first samples from the West Indies to modern day appplications such as...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2101 | 29 Jul 2003
Polybutadiene is the second largest synthetic rubber produced by volume. The applications, chemistry, manufacturing, synthesis and types (including high cis, lithium-based and high trans) of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1719 | 23 Oct 2002
Synthetic rubber is a widely used material which we come into contact with on a daily basis. The origins and development of the industry are covered. Some common uses are also mentioned.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1711 | 17 Oct 2002
Use of high tensile strength steel chords in tyres has enables a weight reduction in construction with no strength penalties. The reason for the use of steel is also explained. Other benefits include...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1137 | 21 Dec 2001