Friday Aug 22
The Star Online
Tyres made from dandelions? Welcome to the future of rubber
From flowers to tyres: A piece of rubber made from dandelion plants is seen at the Fraunhofer Institute in Muenster, Germany.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
FEATURE-Tyre makers race to turn dandelions into rubber
Dutch biologist Ingrid van der Meer often meets with disbelief when she talks about her work on dandelions and how it could secure the future of road transport.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Firestone Natural Rubber to quit producing latex in Liberia
Firestone Natural Rubber Co., a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corp., will cease producing liquid latex at its Liberian plantation in the fourth quarter of 2014 and concentrate solely on the production of block rubber, the company said.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Modern Tire Dealer
Bridgestone promotes senior executives
The board of directors of Bridgestone Corp. has promoted several executives within Bridgestone Americas Inc. to senior roles in the global corporation, effective Sept.
Bridgestone has double-digit earnings gains
Bridgestone Corp. reported double-digit growth in operating and net income for the first half of fiscal 2014, based largely on gains from lower raw materials costs and favorable foreign exchange rate changes.