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<br /> www.tiretechnologyinternational.com<br /> JULY 2011<br /> TEST FACILITIES<br /> Where to obtain independent test data<br /> to meet forthcoming regulations<br /> GREEN THINKING<br /> The latest technology to ensure that tires<br /> are as green as the vehicles they carry<br /> RUBBER SUPPLY<br /> The director general of the Malaysian<br /> Rubber Board explains how supply<br /> and price stability will be achieved<br /> Dream<br /> machines?<br /> Fully automated factories could be within reach<br /> PEOPLE<br /> Thomas Kenny “>˜>}iÀʜvÊ̈ÀiÊ`iÛiœ«“i˜ÌÊi˜}ˆ˜iiÀˆ˜}]Ê>˜ŽœœŽÊ1-ÊUÊDatuk Dr Salmiah Ahmad director general,<br /> >>ÞÈ>Ê,ÕLLiÀÊ œ>À`ÊUÊGeary Soska «ÀiÈ`i˜Ì]Ê,œLœÌˆVÊ««ˆV>̈œ˜ÃÊ œ˜ÃՏ̈˜}ÊUÊM. K. 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