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Tires from dandelions — the rubber that could save the tropics

By CleanTechnica
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 10:20 EDT
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The first-ever modern pilot system for the extraction of large quantities of tire rubber from dandelions is currently in the process of being built by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME, in cooperation…

[Image credit: Dandelion seeds in the morning sunlight blowing away across a fresh green background via Shutterstock.com]

 
 
 
 
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