Protect Hardwood Floors with Rug Pads

People often tell stories about their hardwood floors getting damaged due to the usage of rug pads. In order to avoid such damage, proper precautions must be taken. Moreover, the […]

Is Rubber Flooring Eco-Friendly?

Is Rubber Flooring Eco-Friendly? The ecological impact of rubber flooring is directly related to the type of rubber that is used. Understanding where it comes from, how it was manufactured, […]

Natural rubber The Economist Intelligence Unit expects natural rubber (NR) consumption growth to continue expanding in 2014-15 at an average of 3.9% as demand recovers in several major consuming countries. […]

KUALA LUMPUR—Natural rubber production increased 4.7 percent in 2013 among the 11 member countries of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries, the ANRPC said. Total 2013 NR production was […]

Natural and synthetic Rubber

Natural Rubber Natural rubber is obtained from the milky secretion (latex) of various plants, but the only important commercial source of natural rubber (sometimes called Pará rubber) is the tree […]