July 2022
In This Issue:

  • Proposed Retread Tax Credits
  • Red’s Ride
  • Goodyear Soybean Oil Tires
  • Recyclable Tire Seals
  • Game Changer
  • Battle Creek Cleanup

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Colorado National Speedway Demonstrates SmartMIX Asphalt Technology

Project made possible by Waste Tire Market Development Grant In partnership with the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) Waste Tire Market Development Program, Colorado National Speedway (CNS) is putting new rubberized technology to the test in the demanding Colorado climate on the state’s premier NASCAR track. “We tried to use recycled tire […]

Partnerships Fuel Removal of Tires From Washington’s Waters

Dropping old tires in marine waters to create habitat was a popular idea before the 1980s. Like other coastal areas around the country, Washington’s waters got their share of these tire bundles, the Washington Department of Ecology (DOE) said in a recent post. The well-meaning placement of tire debris turned out to have unexpected consequences. […]

Tennessee State Park Trail Paved With Recycled Rubber

A ribbon cutting ceremony last month celebrated the opening of “Tires to Trails”,  a 2.9 mile walking and biking path inside T.O. Fuller State Park in Memphis, made with recycled tire rubber flexible porous pavement. The project was a partnership between the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Department of Transportation (TDOT), the City […]

Red’s Ride

If you don’t know Red Clark, the Oklahoma Asphalt Pavement Association (OAPA) wants you to meet him Red is the president of Asphalt Plus, LLC.  Asphalt Plus is a member of  OAPA, and they are providing dry process rubber (engineered crumb rubber or ECR)  to asphalt producers here in Oklahoma, OAPA President, Larry Patrick said. […]

Rail Research Project

A University of Technology Sydney (UTS) rail research project is using reclaimed and recycled rubber to absorb shock and increase the lifespan of granular construction material or ballast. The project led by Buddhima Indraratna director of the UTS’ Transport Research Centre uses recycled rubber in a variety of ways. To help prevent particle movement and […]

Ecore Donates Flooring For Youth Fitness

Ecore continues its mission to make people’s lives better through its most recent donation of 2,000 sq. ft. of upcycled performance flooring to Lancaster, Pa.-based Lionheart Training, a youth facility that provides physical conditioning and athletic training to inner-city children aged 6-12. “We are always looking for ways to promote active and healthy lifestyles in […]

Functional Textiles Made From Recovered Tire Oil

Dynatex, an Austrian developer and manufacturer of functional materials, is offering high-quality fabrics made from recycled raw material derived from scrap tires. Through a new thermo-chemical process, pyrolysis oil is first extracted from shredded tires and used to produce a polyamide polymer. The raw material, which consists of post-consumer recyclate (PCR), is further processed into […]

Popularizing Porous Flexible Paving

Pennsylvania-based perkEpave is taking the benefits of recycled rubber porous surfaces to a growing number of public and private users Porous Flexible Paving, developed in Europe in the 1990s, migrated to the USA in the early 2000s. Slow growth marked the early years as companies sought to develop the market and found that there were […]

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Crumb Rubber

Crumb rubber is a versatile tire derived material that adds value to molded rubber products, playgrounds and sport safety surfaces, composites, automotive parts, tires and asphalt modifications.

Tire Derived Fuel

Tire-derived fuel is the largest U.S. scrap tire market. Industrial facilities including cement kilns, pulp and paper mills and electric utilities use tdf as supplemental fuel.

Tire Derived Aggregate

Tire derived aggregate is used as a construction material in many civil engineering applications including lightweight fill, thermal insulation, vibration attenuation, septic system trenches and drainage layers.

Rubberized Asphalt

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