Asahi Kasei starts supplying bio-based synthetic rubber for tire applications

Corporate developments

The sustainable S-SBR will be applied in the manufacturing of eco-friendly tires.

Japanese chemical company Asahi Kasei announced via press release on 17 November that it had commenced sales of its Tufdene™ S-SBR (solution-polymerized styrene-butadiene rubber) and Asadene™ BR (butadiene rubber) compounds.

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