As if to compound issues in India, Chinese reclaim rubber manufacturer s are now targeting the Indian market. Reclaim rubber is being used as a key raw material in the manufacturing of tyre/tubes and China based reclaim rubber producers are looking at filling the demand and supply gap in India.
The Tyre & Rubber Recycling Breaking News section brings you the latest stories emanating from the tyre recycling industry.
China Starts Adopting Rubberised Asphalt
Chinese roadbuilders are working to pave a 2.5-km stretch of road with rubberised asphalt made from used tyres in a development area in southern Beijing, which boasts the largest application of the recycled material in Asia.
Klean Aims to Supply Five rCB Upgrading Facilities in India
Klean Industries Inc., has announced the signing of a non-binding Letter of Intent to supply equipment for another five rCB upgrading projects in India, which will bring the total number of built facilities to eight in just India alone over the past two years.
Chilean Company Announces US $5 Million Investment
The development of the pyrolysis project extends the interests of the group and see it becoming involved in an operation that will gradually contribute to the goals of Chile’s Law 20.920 Extended Producer Responsibility and Recycling Promotion (REP).
Green Distillation Technologies Signs Deal to Set up Five Plants in South Africa
Australian tyre recycler Green Distillation Technologies, which has developed world- first technology that turns old tyres into oil, carbon and steel, has signed an agreement worth up to $50 million.
Carlton Forest Steps Ahead in the UK with Pyrolysis Technology
Pyrolysis is coming of age as a process for the treatment of waste. The recent RWM event at the NEC saw some 13 or pyrolysis operations presenting at the show.
TRA Support Restrictions in India
The UK’s Tyre Recovery Association welcomes the call by Indian campaigning body Social Action and Environment Group (SAPE) to ban dangerous forms of tyre reprocessing in India.
Retford School Recycles
Tyres form basis of tyre garden at UK school
Indian Ban Imminent
India’s National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board to regulate the import of waste tyres, which are used in pyrolysis industry, to prevent India from becoming a dumping ground.
Concerns About Pollution in Gambia Grow
Gambians awaken to the environmental exploitation in their country