Tyre maker Continental and Turkish reinforcer specialist Kordsa have started generating passenger motor vehicle tyres with a new sustainable adhesive.
The two partners have been doing the job collectively on this new eco-pleasant dip technological innovation since 2017.
The technological innovation permits the bonding activation of textile reinforcing materials with rubber compounds devoid of the use of resorcinol and formaldehyde in the textile dip.
Textile reinforcing materials are widely employed in tyre manufacturing, as very well as in the generation of mechanical rubber products these as hoses and conveyor belts.
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