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  • Orange Oil Makes Yokohama Tires More ‘A-peeling’

    November 19, 2012

    When it comes to tire development and technology, the road generally goes from the racetrack to the cul de sac.

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation Participating in ‘Accelerating Sustainable Performance’ Summit at Sonoma Raceway, September 7

    September 06, 2012

    – For the second year, Yokohama Tire Corporation will participate in Sonoma Raceway’s Accelerating Sustainable Performance Summit (ASP). The September 7 eco event focuses on how motorsports technology and innovation drive advancements in sustainable transportation.

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  • EPA Selects Yokohama's Commercial Truck Casing as Benchmark for SmartWay Retread Program

    July 19, 2012

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is utilizing a Yokohama Tire Corporation commercial truck tire casing to establish a SmartWay verification program for retreaded tires used on Class 8 line-haul trucks.

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation Recognized as a Top Green Company in the 2012 OC Metro Magazine Green Team

    April 19, 2012

    Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) was presented with top honors as a company changing the green industry at the annual OC METRO Green Team awards on April 18 in Costa Mesa, California.

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation's Environmental Policy

    December 30, 2011

    From manufacturing processes to business practices and product performance, Yokohama Tire Corporation is committed to providing environmentally-friendly products. Read here for Yokohama’s Green Policy.

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation’s Orange Oil Tire Technology Now on Display at the Museum of Science, Boston

    October 04, 2011

    Yokohama Tire Corporation’s eco-tire technology is now officially on display at the Museum of Science, Boston.

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  • Yokohama Rubber’s Environmental Technology Receives Award from Cardolite Corporation (USA)

    March 25, 2011

    The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. announced today that its environmental technology had received the “Mortimer T. Harvey Award 2010” from the Cardolite Corporation (USA), a leading company in cashew nutshell liquid products.

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  • Yokohama Rubber’s Environmental Activities Honored at Tire Technology Expo in Europe

    February 28, 2011

    The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., announced today that it had earned the "Environmental Achievement of the Year" award for its outstanding environmental activities at Tire Technology Expo 2011, the most important tire manufacturing technology exhibition in the world.

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  • “Yokohama Forever Forest” Brings Hundreds of Trees to Yokohama Tire Corporation’s U.S. Headquarters

    December 03, 2010

    Tree-planting project puts 500 trees in Fullerton

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation Plans ‘Green Week’ Series of Eco-Friendly Activities for the Community

    November 29, 2010

    “Yokohama Forever Forest,” E-recycling, Tire Inspection & Education served up November 30 – December 3

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  • Yokohama’s Electric Vehicle Wins with Record Time at Pikes Peak

    July 01, 2010

    EV bests previous “Race to the Clouds” mark by over a minute

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  • Yokohama Tire Corporation’s Sustainable ‘Living Wall’ Display Lauded by Exhibitor Magazine

    June 17, 2010

    Yokohama Tire Corporation’s eco-sensitive “living wall” display, shown at the 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show, has been honored with a Bronze Award by Exhibitor magazine in its prestigious and highly-coveted annual Design Awards, announced in the May 2010 issue.

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  • Yokohama Adds Orange Oil-Infused Race Tires to Pikes Peak Electric Buggy

    June 16, 2010

    EV buggy to tackle famous “Race to the Clouds” on ADVAN® ENV-R2™ slicks, the world’s only eco-friendly race tire which cuts petroleum use by 20 percent

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