Tyre recycling sector to be represented at RWM for the first time
The Tyre & Rubber Recycling Breaking News section brings you the latest stories emanating from the tyre recycling industry.
Rubber in Concrete
Australian research and trials shows positive outcome for rubber in concrete
GTD Denied Funding
Queensland denies $5m grant to Green Tyre Distillation
Enviro Sees Success in Sri Lankan Solid Tyres
After successful production tests, Trelleborg Lanka (Pvt) Limited has today placed three initial orders for serial delivery of Enviro's recovered carbon black (EnviroCB) for production of solid tyres.
Tyre Recycler in Uganda Faces Closure Notice for Environmental Failings
The National Environment Management Authority (Nema)of Uganda, has issued a 21-day ultimatum to a tyre and plastic recycling plant to stop oil spillage and carbon emissions.
The factory in Nyimbwa Sub-county in Luweero District reportedly releases black smoke that produces a foul smell.
Environment Agency Expects Changes to T8 and S2 Exemptions for Tyre Operations
At the TRA Forum on the 18th June, Howard Leberman from the Environment Agency announced that there was a very strong likelihood that existing T8 Exemptions on tyre processing would be removed, and the S2 Exemptions on tyre storage would almost certainly be tightened. By mid 2020.
ECHA Action on Microplastics Destined to Ban Tyre Infill in Sports Fields
The ECHA investigation into microplastics may effectively ban the use of <5mm crumb rubber infill
Recycling Forum Returns
The successful Tyre Recycling Forum, which took place at The Tire, Cologne, in 208 is to be repeated in 2020.
Tarmac Backs Rubberised Asphalt
A “new” asphalt that uses recycled waste tyres has been launched by Tarmac, according to an article in Highways Magazine.
Syntoil Wins Chivas Award
Polish pyrolysis equipment firm, Syntoil finished second in the global Chivas Venture competition