Invite an entire cast of characters to your next party with licensed balloons! recognized as the very best, Qualatex latex balloons are made in the USA and Canada from 100% natural, biodegradable latex with no added fillers. Latex Harvesting discourages deforestation because latex-producing rubber trees are left intact. A Tree can produce latex for up to 40 years! since 1917, pioneer balloon company has been in the business of making people smile. The Color, excitement, and magic of Qualatex balloons has welcomed troops home from War, celebrated the first man on the Moon, commemorated anniversaries, and announced births. Today, pioneer is a global company that offers promotional products, party ware, and balloon accessories in addition to the very best balloons - Qualatex.