EKOPRENA™ Showcased at Tire Technology Expo 2016, Hanover, Germany

TARRC exhibited at Tire Technology Expo 2016 and showcased Malaysia's renewable natural rubber based material, EKOPRENATM on stand 4007.

EKOPRENATM, a sustainable speciality natural rubber material, produced in Malaysia, used as a replacement for synthetic rubber in tyres. EKOPRENA tyre compounds demonstrate groundbreaking performance in terms of low rolling resistance and high wet grip.

To find out more about Ekoprena please contact Dr Stuart Cook, TARRC’s Director of Research, scook@tarrc.co.uk or call +44 (0)1992 584966.

TARRC also gave three papers at the prestigious accompanying conference in Hannover:

Dr Anna Kepas-Suwara on Morphology and nanomechanical properties of NR blends

Paul Brown
on Epoxidised natural rubber in retreaded tires

Dr Pamela Martin
on An inside view of silica-filled NR for tread applications

Please take a look at the Conference Programme for more details.

TTE offers the visitor a technology showcase covering materials and equipment through the complete spectrum of the tire design and manufacturing process. TTE also offers visitors, exhibitors, and conference delegates an unrivalled networking opportunity within the tire design and manufacturing sector.

If you wish to find out more information on TTE then take a look at the official exhibition and conference website at www.tiretechnology-expo.com.


1st March 2016
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