ASTM International’s committee on recovered carbon black (D36), has approved its first standard, (D8178) that defines important terms in the recovered carbon black industry.
TNU Promotes Tyre Wall Construction
Spain’s TNU continues its information campaign with an article on using tyres to creae structural noise abatement walls on embankments.
Tyre Wear Sludge to Semiconductors
Researchers at the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing have announced a breakthrough in the treatment of vehicle tyre rubber waste, using it as a base material for an organic semiconductor.
Danish Firm Starts Producing Pyrolysis Oil
T2O Egebjerg is developing a new T2O plant in the small city of Egebjerg in the county of Odsherred in Denmark.
Low Tech Still Has Its Place
Waste tyres in Nepal are generally sent to brick kilns for use as fuel, or deposited on the banks of the Bagmati. However, an attempt to change attitudes has been developed by two Nepalese women - Ojaswi Baidya and Loonibha Manandhar.
Micronised Rubber Wins Allies
At the 2019 Tire Tech Exhibition in Hannover, micronised rubber made an impression on the tyre industry.
Gulf Rubber and Autopro Roll out 'Enviromat'
Gulf Rubber and Autopro have rolled out 'Enviromat' made from recycled rubber to replace millions of paper mats used in car washes.
Oxfordshire Looks at Rubberised Asphalt
Oxford County Council is looking at trialing rubberised asphalt to repair roads.
Eldan Launches New Twin Shaft Clean-Cut Tyre Shredder
Danish manufacturer of recycling equipment, Eldan Recycling, has launched a new Twin Shaft Clean-Cut Shredder (TSCC) for production of clean-cut tyre chips from car or truck tyres.
Australian Company Plans on Using Rubberised Concrete
An Australian firm has produced rubberised concrete due for use on equine racetracks. Click here to read more about this development.