Rubber Sheet

October 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;10/15/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p55
Trade Publication
The article presents information on developments related to the rubber and plastics industry. When William Franke, president of Franke's Unlimited Inc., and his wife landed in Hawaii for a vacation, they had to face nature's fury in the form of a sugarcane fire, an earthquake and rain. Two of Tom Barton's students at Iowa State University in Ames in the 1970s, are now leading two silicone companies. Hevea rubber seeds are used as a favorite condiment for curries and sambal.


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