Natural Rubber and Latex

  • RSS1X, RSS1, RSS 3, RSS4, RSS5
  • ISNR CV 60, ISNR 3L, ISNR 5, ISNR10, ISNR 20
  • SIR 10, SIR 20, SVR 10, SVR CV60, SVR3L
  • PLC, PLC 1X
Natural Rubber
Natural Rubber
Natural Rubber

What is natural rubber?

Natural Rubber (also known as India rubber, gum elastic, and caoutchouc) is an elastic substance obtained from the latex sap of trees, especially those belonging to the genera Hevea and Ficus. It is the milky sap found in the bark of the tropical trees. Technically speaking, natural rubber is an elastomer or an elastic hydrocarbon polymer. Natural rubber is one of the rubber types that also includes vulcanized rubber, which is finished into a variety of rubber products.

Uses of natural rubber

Natural rubber is used in production of tyres, automobile parts, airbags, flooring, lining, footwear, clothing, gaskets, erasers, nozzles, gloves, bands, sports goods, floating products, anti-vibration and soundproofing products, etc.