What is latex, and why is it so popular in manufacturing industries across the globe? While you may think that latex is all about glossy black clothes and condoms, there’s actually much more to it. For example, most people don’t know that latex comes from nature.
Today we’ll explore the wonderful world of latex to teach you about its manufacturing, uses, and some of the best latex products on the market.
What in the World Is Latex?
It seems that latex is all around us, and thousands of manufacturers use it for various products, from tennis shoes, clothing, balloons, chewing gum to condoms, as well as sexy boots and tights. But what is latex made of?
To put it simply, latex is mainly made from rubber (40%) and water (55%). Despite its all-black or red appearance in various processed products, it’s actually a white, soft, and milky fluid. Essentially, unprocessed …