LAS VEGAS — Goodyear has previewed a second truck tire that uses soybean oil in place of petroleum-based materials in the rubber compounding.
The Endurance WHA waste-haul tire will join the Metro Miler city transit tire, introduced earlier in May, as a commercially available truck tires that use bio-based soybean oil.
Goodyear debuted the tire at the 2022 Waste Expo, held May 9-12 in Las Vegas but said production won't start until the third quarter.
The soybean oil used is sourced from leftover food applications.
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