- The latex obtained from certain trees of several families, especially Hevea brasiliensis, widely cultivated in Asia.
- The rubber made from this latex.
- 1892, Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb:
- An examination showed that one of the india-rubber bands which was round the head of a driving-rod had shrunk so as not quite to fill the socket along which it worked.
- An eraser made from this rubber.