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.
India Amends Waste Regulations
The Indian government has amended The Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management & Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016
Micronised Rubber Wins Allies
At the 2019 Tire Tech Exhibition in Hannover, micronised rubber made an impression on the tyre industry.
Texas Increases Tyre Recycling Rate
In Texas, unsightly piles of used and scrap tyres are increasingly being turned into fuel, or used as mulch in landscapes.
Pyrolyx Expanding in US
Pyrolyx A.G. has made of moves to shore up its developing U.S. operations ahead of relocating its HQ to Terre Haute, Ind.
Sustainable Materials Group Meeting
The ARTIS SMG event gave attendees an insight into progress and challenges faced by the recycling sector.
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.
Vellco’s Sales Grow by 5% During 2018
Vellco is continuing to thrive, as demand for local retreaded tyres continues to grow, according to figures obtained in 2018.