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Why Your Next Set of Tires May be Made from Weeds

When it comes to the auto industry, oil isnít the only thing imported from foreign countries and subject to supply issues and price spikes. The same is true of the rubber in your carís tires, though a solution could lie in a simple, resilient weed that grows freely across the American southwest.
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I'm glad to see companies experimenting with stuff.

I ran across this the other day too:
Goodyear Corporate | Newsroom | News Releases | Goodyear Discovers Soybean Oil Can Reduce Use of Petroleum in Tires

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