Title:USA: American development of plastic substitute for rubber
Date:7th October 1943
SV two men putting plastic material onto tray. CU man in overalls working. SV men mixing up plastic material in tray, SV man putting old rubber glove into reclaiming machine. CU old rubber gloves etc. on roller. SV new rubber coming out of end of machine in long line. SV men taking inner tube out of machine. CU men taking inner tube out of machine. SV man showing plastic rubber gloves. CU girl wearing plastic rubber gloves.
United States of America; Inventions
Embargoed:22nd October 1943 13:00
Topics:War / Fighting
Story Text: America discovers new plastic called Marvinol, substitute for rubber. Sponsored by Glenn Martin, aircraft manufacturer.