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. […]

How latex is made

Background A latex is a colloidal suspension of very small polymer particles in water and is used to make rubber. Natural Dipped goods (medical and surgical items, household and industrial […]

Natural Rubber / Latex – Production of Natural Rubber Background Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia are the largest producers of natural rubber in the world. Figures from the World Trade organisation […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Glut In Natural Rubber Seen Shrinking As Prices Drop And China Car Sales Rise Natural rubber supplies ballooned in recent years as Asian producers cranked up the tree taps and […]