Innovation

Soy-Based Sealer Preserves Roof Shingles

Soy-based products offer endless opportunities for sustainable innovation, with research support from the soy checkoff. For example, Roof Maxx, a soy-based sealer that can extends the life of a shingle roof, was developed with support from the Ohio Soybean Council

Roof Maxx restores the flexibility and water-repelling qualities in roofing shingles as a cost-effective way to extend roof life. The soy-based product also helps reduce roofing material waste. 

https://www.soyohio.org/article/roof-maxx-update/

This is just one example of innovative uses for soy. Learn about other industrial uses for U.S. soy at www.soynewuses.org.