A joint venture between Doublestar and 10 Chinese Universities has created a "smart factory" capable of recycling waste tyres without causing pollution. The plant has been built in central China's Henan Province as the latest innovation to aid China's green drive.
GTD Pre-sell Pyrolysis Oil
According to Green Distillation Technologies, the company has already pre-sold all the oil it expects to obtain from its planned Toowoomba plant
ASTM D36 Sets First Standards
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.
REDISA Return Expected
The Recycling and Economic Development Initiative of SA (Redisa) says that it is committed to reviving its operations. Discover more about this story by clicking on the link.
East Sussex Tyre Recycling Facility Proposed
Plans have been submitted for a tyre recycling facility on the Squires Farm Industrial Estate at Palehouse Common, East Sussex, UK.
Malaysia: Toxic Dump Clean-up
Some of the chemicals in the suspected pyrolysis waste dumped into Sg Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang are carcinogenic.
Malaysian Dump Linked to Pyrolysis
A Malaysian DOE investigation team seized items from factories in Kulai and Pasir Gudang to be used as evidence following the pollution of Sg Kim Kim.
Enviro Piques American Interest
Enviro currently has active MoU’s (Memorandum of Understanding) with three different actors in the tyre recycling industry, as well as ongoing discussions with additional interested parties.
The offer for recycling was a ZE co-rotating twin screw extruder used in a process developed by Russian company Rubberint. Ltd.
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.