TRS Rubberised Asphalt Rolled Out

TRS Asphalt

Swiss recycler TRS has rubberised asphalt technology validated

TRS Develops Rubberised Asphalt Solution

Swiss recycling specialists TRS has, after two years of technology validation led by the Swiss Institute for Material Science and Technology (EMPA), and involving two asphalt contractors and one world-leading supplier of mixing plant, TRS has started implementing the ECR technology in Switzerland. Five road sections were paved in 2020.

TRS reports that 400 metres of roadway were paved with 200 tons the TRS rubber modified asphalt in a comparative test between polymer modified asphalt and rubberised asphalt.

About the author

Ewan has been editor of Retreading Business since 2006 and of Tyre & Rubber Recycling since the magazine was founded. During this period he has become an expert on the global tyre recycling sector. He has many years' experience as an automotive journalist including a period at Tyres & Accessories.

Email: ewan.scott@tyreandrubberrecycling.com

 

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