Charles Goodyear

Charles Goodyear invented “Vulcanization” Charles Goodyear was an American inventor of the 19th century, famous for inventing the rubber vulcanization process. Goodyear was born at New Haven, Connecticut in the year 1800. His father was an inventor and hardware manufacturer. Goodyear worked in his father’s button factory and educated himself at home. In 1816 he … Continue reading Charles Goodyear