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Recent Latex News

  • Omnova investor files SEC proxy

    Feb 09, 2015

    NEW YORK—Barington Capital Group L.P. filed a proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Jan. 27, making its nominations to the board of Omnova Solutions Inc. official. Omnova's website lists eight directors, three of whom have terms expiring in 2015—including Kevin...

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  • Malaysian body says rubber to recover in 2015

    Jan 26, 2015

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—The Malaysian Rubber Board has forecast a less gloomy 2015 for rubber, saying it is “expected to recover” from the declines and doldrums of last year.

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  • Mitas to test TKS ag tires

    Jan 26, 2015

    PRAGUE, Czech Republic—Agricultural tire specialist Mitas A.S. is planning to test a farm tire made using rubber derived from Taraxacum koksaghyz (Kazakh dandelion). Mitas said it plans to mix the dandelion-derived rubber with rubber tree latex in the compound of a prototype tire. The tire...

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  • Vystar, NHS form bedding, pillow foam distribution alliance

    Jan 22, 2015

    BOSTON—Vystar Corp. and Nature's Home Solutions, a recently formed distribution company, have entered into an exclusive agreement under which NHS will have the U.S. distribution rights to Vystar's Vytex natural rubber latex foam.

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