Brodsky to speak at Asian tire conference

Aug. 31, 2011

Harvey Brodsky, managing director of the Retread Tire Association (RTA), will be a featured speaker at the Asian Tyre & Rubber Conference, Chennai, India, Dec. 2-3, 2011.

The title of Brodsky’s presentation will be, “How to ensure good quality retreads and why this is important for the growth of the retread industry in India.”

Brodsky will discuss the differences between bias and radial retreading and will also provide the latest updates on achieving low rolling resistance in retreads. He will also discuss tread rubber compound requirements between mold cure and pre cure retreading.

“I am honored to have been invited to this prestigious conference and am especially delighted to be able to visit this wonderful country where we have members and I personally have many friends,” says Brodsky.

For more information about the conference visit For more information about RTA, call (831) 646-5269.