VENCE, France—With sales of crossover utility vehicles surging in North America, Sumitomo Rubber North America is evolving its Falken-brand tire lineup to serve customers in this segment more effectively.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Michael Morrow is working toward the twilight of a more than 46-year career and finds himself at a point in his life where he can give back to the rubber industry. To that end, he is serving as the 2019 Rubber Division chair.
PAWTUCKET, R.I.—Teknor Apex has unveiled three new medical-grade thermoplastic elastomers for biopharmaceutical tubing that the firm said provide performance superior to the industry standard TPE, making them effective alternatives to widely used silicone.
UTICA, N.Y.Munson Machinery's new model RDC-2424-MS De-Clumper Rotary Lump Breaker breaks chunks of agglomerated abrasive or friable materials that have compacted during storage or shipment, conditioning them for downstream processing or conveying.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Since the company's founding by Robert David Abbott, the firm has strived to build and maintain the best team in the rubber industry by setting the standard for industry engagement and activism. It also has been involved in industry education.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—New technologies and global trends are pushing the rubber industry to adapt. Every step of the way, Lord Corp. plans to change right along with it, introducing new products designed to drive further growth and development.