Goodyear Tire Will Replace All Petroleum Products with Soybean Oil By 2040



via AgWeb - May 3, 2021


A major tire manufacturer is turning to soybean oil to fuel the tires of the future.


The United Soybean Board (USB) and the Soy Checkoff have been researching and working with Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company for multiple years now. The company has already commercialized several consumer tires. Now it's committing to phasing out all petroleum from its products by the year 2040, using soybean oil in its place.


The project with Goodyear started back 2010 and the industry says new industries are coming on all of the time...