Kultevat continues work on Russian dandelion20130425182935

Kultevat continues work on Russian dandelion

April 25, 2013
RubberNews.com, April 25, 2013 CARLSBAD, Calif.—Kultevat L.L.C. appears to be ready to spread its wings after almost five years of building its operat...
KeyGene and Kultevat enter into a collaboration to develop commercial rubber production from Russian dandelion20130408183032

KeyGene and Kultevat enter into a collaboration to develop commercial rubber production from Russian dandelion

April 8, 2013
SeedQuest, April 8, 2013 Today the US based biotech company Kultevat and KeyGene, a biotech company from the Netherlands announced that they entered i...
Rubber news.com – latex news20130204183242

Rubber news.com – latex news

February 4, 2013
By Miles Moore NR prices on an upward spiral Natural rubber prices hit all-time high. That’s been a common headline throughout the past month, as NR p...
LIFE MAGAZINE, October 23, 194420120124183401

LIFE MAGAZINE, October 23, 1944

January 24, 2012
This tire is made out of dandelions Kok-saghyz, means “the root that can be chewed.” At least it does to a Russian. It’s first cousi...
Russian dandelion20120104183319

Russian dandelion

January 4, 2012
Among other species, especially Russian dandelion (Taraxacum koksaghyz Rodin), produces highly promising amounts and qualities of rubber. T. koksaghyz...
Tires Treading on Being Eco-Friendly20101016183440

Tires Treading on Being Eco-Friendly

October 16, 2010
Green solutions magazine, October 16, 2010 Want to save some gas? Well, how about using a low-rolling-resistance (LRR) tire that generates about 5 per...
Bridgestone, Goodyear Face Worst Rubber Shortage in Four Years20100921183722

Bridgestone, Goodyear Face Worst Rubber Shortage in Four Years

September 21, 2010
Bloomberg, September 21, 2010 Bridgestone Corp., the largest tiremaker by sales, is raising European prices for the second time this year and Goodyear...
Green Vehicle Tires Created from Plants20100628183525

Green Vehicle Tires Created from Plants

June 28, 2010
Peachy Green, June 28, 2010 When it comes to building a greener, more eco-friendly car, manufacturers have incorporated a number of measures (increasi...
Recipe for Green Tires: Plants, Not Petroleum20100618183624

Recipe for Green Tires: Plants, Not Petroleum

June 18, 2010
The New York Times, June 18, 2010 WITH each new model introduction, automakers take pains to point out how much they have done to reduce their vehicle...
Recipe for Green Tires: Plants, Not Petroleum20100617183821

Recipe for Green Tires: Plants, Not Petroleum

June 17, 2010
The New York Times, June 17, 2010 With each new model introduction, automakers take pains to point out how much they have done to reduce their vehicle...