July 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;7/9/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 25, p4
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the rubber industry. Michelin North America Inc. is recalling 19,924 motorcycle tires in the U.S. and Canada because of a tread separation issue. Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has created Nitto Tire Canada Inc. to promote the Nitto brand and broaden its sales network in Canada. Lanxess AG is hiking rubber chemical prices $150 to $300 a metric ton because of high raw material and energy prices.


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