Patent Number: 6,251,976

Title: Rubber mixtures containing trimethylopropane distillation residues

Abstract: The present invention relates to rubber mixtures consisting of at least one rubber and a specific proportion of a distillation residue from industrial trimethylolpropane production and the use of the rubber mixtures for the production of vulcanisates, especially for the production of highly reinforced, abrasion-resistant mouldings, particularly preferably for the production of tyres exhibiting low rolling resistance and high abrasion resistance.

Inventors: Scholl; Thomas (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Weidenhaupt; Herman-Josef (Pulheim, DE), Noack; Achim (Leichlingen, DE), Steger; Lothar (Munchen, DE)

Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: C08L 21/00 (20060101); C08K 11/00 (20060101); C08K 5/00 (20060101); C08K 5/04 (20060101); C08K 5/06 (20060101); C08J 005/06 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018