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Goodyear (GT -1.2%) pushes the tire envelope with plans to use soybean oil rather than petroleum...

Goodyear (GT -1.2%) pushes the tire envelope with plans to use soybean oil rather than petroleum in the production of its tires. GT says soybean oil can increase the tread life of a tire by 10% while reducing the tire maker’s use of petroleum-based oil by 7M gallons/year. If all goes well, the soybean tires could be sprouting up in tire showrooms by 2015. (also)
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  • sr1977
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    ahaha...Funny editor.

     

    Green shoots?
    24 Jul 2012, 01:12 PM Reply Like
  • marilyn61
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    Good for Goodyear - eco friendly tires. Well the other tire companies had better not let the grass grow under their wheels !!
    25 Jul 2012, 03:38 AM Reply Like
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