The Negro in the rubber tire industry by Herbert Roof Northrup

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Published by Industrial Research Unit, Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania; distributed by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .

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  • African Americans -- Employment -- Case studies,
  • Tire industry -- United States

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Statementby Herbert R. Northrup, with the assistance of Alan B. Batchelder.
GenreCase studies.
SeriesThe Racial policies of American industry. Report, no. 6
ContributionsWharton School. Industrial Research Unit.
LC ClassificationsE185.5 .R3 no. 6
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 134 p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5631904M
ISBN 100812290453
LC Control Number68057895

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The tire and rubber industry generate about $18 billion in revenues each year, including aircraft and motor vehicle tires, inner tubing, and repair materials. Over the last 5-year period ending inthe industry experienced an annual contraction of %.

(IBIS World) #4. In Europe, the tire and rubber industry are responsible for the direct. Pneumatic tires are manufactured according to relatively standardized processes and machinery, in around tire factories in the world.

With over 1 billion tires manufactured worldwide annually, the tire industry is a major consumer of natural rubber. Tire factories start with bulk raw materials such as synthetic rubber (60% % of total rubber in the tire industry), carbon black, and.

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ABOUT US. The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association is the national trade association for tire manufacturers that produce tires in the U.S.

USTMA members operate manufacturing facilities in 17 states, employ nearlyworkers and generate annual sales of more than $27 billion. Many of the major developments to tire technology took place longer ago than most people think.

The vulcanization process, the pneumatic inner tube, the mountable rim, even the grooves cut to improve traction—all were introduced well before the s. Still, the evolution of the modern tire is an interesting tale. Let’s start with a quick overview of how a modern automobile tire is made.

Although the bulk of the rubber tapping industry shifted to Asian plantations for cost efficiency, the rubber industry persisted in South America through the s. Ji-Elle/Wikimedia Commons.

I nstead, the end of the rubber boom in this region of the world was a matter of economics. As Asian plantations began producing more latex at a lower. Not all tires are made entirely from naturally occurring rubber.

The biggest use for styrene-butadiene rubber, for example, is in the tire industry. Synthetic rubber has some advantages over natural rubber, because it is more pure and because it is very cost effective.

Other forms of synthetic rubber are also used in the production of tires. The extruder in a tire manufacturing process is a screw-type system, consisting primarily of an extruder barrel and extruder head. First, the rubber compound is fed into the extruder barrel where it goes through a heating, blending, and pressurizing process.

Then the rubber compound flows to the extruder head where it is shaped under pressure. In other industries the committee has brought about “symbolic breakthroughs on the technical and professional level, but very little real change for the Negro industrial worker,” Mr.

Hill said. John Boyd Dunlop made what is regarded as the first rubber tire, for his son’s tricycle, in the s. Since then, synthetic rubber has been developed, but the natural version still shows up in. The majority of the world’s rubber production is consumed by the tire industry.

Advantages of rubber tires such as providing grip to the vehicles, carry and transport loads, and resist abrasion along with providing safety and enhancing the performance of the vehicle are responsible for the high demand of rubber tires around the world.

These tires have a certain amount of natural rubber in them, and the rubber sap has allergens in it. As the tires wear down, pieces of the tires are thrown up into the air. At certain times as much as two percent of the airborne allergens in Los Angeles have been attributed to these rubber .The American trucking industry was birthed through Akron's Rubber Capital of the World era when the four major tire companies Goodrich Corporation (), Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company (), Firestone Tire and Rubber Company (),[23] and General Tire .

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