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The Manifold Interactions of ZnO and Stearic Acid in a Modern Silica-filled Tire Tread Compound

B13 blume

Event: 200th Technical Meeting - Fall 2021
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Date: October 05, 2021
Author: Anke Blume
Paper Number: B13

Price: $20.00

  • Zink oxide and stearic acid are commonly used in typical sulfur-cured rubber compounds. Their role as activator is well recognized. But how manifold the interactions in a silica-filled functionalized SSBR / BR green tire tread application are, will be discussed in this paper.

    Papers from 200th Technical Meeting - Fall 2021

    Items from 200th Technical Meeting - Fall 2021