US-based DRI Rubber buys LRP Solutions and plans to offer a broader scope of products and services. This will secure DRI Rubber’s market-leading position.
Australia Awakens to Tyre Recycling Problems
Australian recyclers may not be using the recycling fee effectively. Tyres are being stockpiled or landfilled rather than being recycled.
Tyrec Report on Rubber Macro-Composites
Moshe Rakhman of Tyrec identifies a new industrial route to produce recycled rubber macro-composites.
Murffits Buys Sapphire
UK market-leading tyre recycler Murfitts Industries has acquired the tyre collection business of Sapphire Energy Recovery, part of Tarmac, the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions company.
Enviro for India
Enviro cooperates with the Swedish Energy Agency to bring green and sustainable recycling to the Indian market. The Swedish company joins efforts to bring new and improved technology to the Indian tyre recycling industry.
GDT Signs Deal to Convert Char to Graphite
Tyre recycler Green Distillation Technologies has signed a deal with New Zealand’s CarbonScape to enhance the value of the carbon produced by its process, turning it into high-value graphite.
Tyre Recycling Forum Looms on the Horizon
As The Tire Cologne approaches, the organisers at Koelnmesse swung into action to promote the event to the tyre press at an event at Motor World, home of the Michael Schumacher Private Collection.
NEC Hosts Much Improved RWM
The UK’s RWM waste management event is again worth getting involved with. Under the management of the Prysm Group, RWM has seen a transformation.
Chinese Reclaim Targets Indian Market
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.
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.