About this site

The objective of this website is to provide basic information on why ecologically sustainable practices are important, inform interested stakeholders about some ecological standards that are available and give a simplistic picture of the process of eco-certification for rubber and rubber products.

For over a century, farmers in South India have grown the Hevea brasiliensis tree for rubber. As the core raw material for many industrial and domestic products such as tyres, sports goods and footwear, condoms, gloves, etc., current market demand and prices for latex are at an all-time high. It is well known that production in many traditional rubber growing areas have reached a stable maxima in the recent years.

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About this site

The objective of this website is to provide basic information on why ecologically sustainable practices are important, inform interested stakeholders about some ecological standards that are available and give a simplistic picture of the process of eco-certification for rubber and rubber products.

For over a century, farmers in South India have grown the Hevea brasiliensis tree for rubber. As the core raw material for many industrial and domestic products such as tyres, sports goods and footwear, condoms, gloves, etc., current market demand and prices for latex are at an all-time high. It is well known that production in many traditional rubber growing areas have reached a stable maxima in the recent years.

Read more →