tire-derived facility News

  • NCAT Study: Ground Tire Rubber Provides Cost-Effective Alternative to Oil-Derived Polymers for Asphalt

    The National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) today announced the results of a study evaluating the role of ground tire rubber powder in asphalt mixture performance. Debunking a common industry belief, the study indicates that the asphalt manufacturing process, whether cryogenic or ambient, does not impact the performance of the rubber material or, ultimately, ...


    By Liberty Tire Recycling

  • Tire International Announces New Tire Recycling and Rubber Products Manufacturing Facility in South Carolina

    Gov. Nikki Haley, the South Carolina Department of Commerce, Berkeley County and the Charleston Regional Development Alliance today announced that Tire International (OTCQB: TRIE) (PINKSHEETS: TRIE), a tire recycler and maker of rubber products, is establishing a new recycling and manufacturing facility in Berkeley County. The $25 million investment is expected to generate 150 new jobs. Tire ...


    By Marketwire

  • U.S. EPA orders mecca, calif. Tire recycling facility to immediately reduce risk of fire

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is ordering Consolidated Tire Recyclers, Inc., which operates a tire recycling facility in Mecca, Calif. to remove excess stockpiled tires and improve fire prevention or face fines of up to $7,500 per day. Located at 90333 63rd Avenue, within the Cabazon Band of Mission Indians Reservation, the tire recycling facility primarily sells crumb rubber as fuel ...

  • DASH Multi-Corp Selects Granutech-Saturn Systems For New Tire Recycling Facility

    St. Louis, MO — DASH Multi-Corp, a leading manufacturer of custom formulated plastics, chemicals, coated fabrics and recycled rubber products, has selected Granutech-Saturn Systems to provide equipment and support for its new $13+ million crumb rubber facility in Portland, Oregon.  Marvin S. Wool, Chairman of DASH Multi-Corp, said that, although DASH’s two subsidiaries, RB ...


    By Granutech-Saturn Systems

  • EPA Settles with Geneva Energy on Clean Air Act Violations; Tire-burning Facility to Close

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached agreement with Geneva Energy, LLC on the terms of a consent decree to resolve allegations that the company violated the Clean Air Act at a tire-burning electric generating plant in Ford Heights, Illinois. Geneva has agreed to close the facility, which operated intermittently from 2006 until the fall of 2011. A federal lawsuit was filed at the ...

  • Water savings for tire factory

    The BFGoodrich tire manufacturing plant in Woodburn, USA, has significantly reduced water and chemical usage while simultaneously increasing efficiency with help from GE's water chemical technology. The water supply at BFGoodrich's Woodburn facility comes from a well that produces very hard water, resulting in the need to chemically treat the water that is used for boiler feedwater in the steam ...

  • TRM Tire Recycling Plants

    TRM USA Inc CEO Ray Goldberg announced the signing of 2 x 42,000 ton specialized tire recycling plants for South Africa. An option was also signed for a further 4 plants over the next 2 years in variuos provinces of South Africa. The plants,the first of their kind in Southern Africa, will specialize in reducing OTR tires to crumb and granule. Mr Goldberg commented that it had taken 5 long ...


    By TRM USA inc

  • Employee struck by forklift at Schenectady recycling facility

    Employer name: Tomra NY Recycling LLC, 31 Opus Blvd., Schenectady, New York 12306 Reason for inspection: A worker at the company's Schenectady recycling facility was operating a baler on May 14, 2015, when he was struck by a forklift that was attempting to pass by. The worker sustained a compound leg fracture. Investigation findings: The ...

  • NIB to finance Bank of Greenland's environmental loan facility

    The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) will provide a loan to the Bank of Greenland to finance its new environmental loan programme.  The 10-year maturity loan totalling DKK 25 million (EUR 3.35 million) will help finance energy efficiency measures in private households. Around 40% of all energy consumption in Greenland derives from heating buildings. Qualifying ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • The world’s most modern waste processing facility

    The company Korn Recycling GmbH is currently setting up what is probably the world’s most modern waste processing facility in the south German town of Albstadt. After last year’s devastating fire, Korn has continued to back its concept of producing high-grade, quality-assured residue derived fuel RDF for the European energy sector and of making organic and metallic raw materials ...

  • Bio Huma Netics Opens New Lab Facility

    Bio Huma Netics, Inc. (BHN)—the maker of Huma Gro, Huma Gro Turf, and Probiotic Solutions products—held a dedication ceremony to open its new Alpha Synectics Laboratory facility during its 2016 World Conference on October 26. This major expansion of BHN’s laboratory capabilities enables BHN to move in-house in terms of product development & improvement, quality control & ...

  • IESI Acquires Recycling Facility in North Austin

    Acquisition of Central Texas Security Shredding Demonstrates Company's Commitment to Environmental Initiatives AUSTIN, TEXAS - IESI Corporation ("IESI"), a subsidiary of IESI-BFC Ltd., announced today it has acquired Central Texas Secure Shredding and its recycling facility in Pflugerville, Texas. Central Texas Secure Shredding provides secure document destruction processes that include the ...


    By Progressive Waste Solutions

  • Sustainable Waste-To-Energy Facility Approved for Construction in Tennessee

    PHG Energy (PHGE) and the city of Lebanon, Tennessee, have signed a contract that will provide an environmentally sustainable method of waste disposal and produce green power in the process. The waste-to-energy technology, which will go on line early next year, is a downdraft gasification plant that will cleanly convert up to 64 tons per day of blended waste wood, scrap tires and sewer sludge ...


    By PHG Energy, LLC

  • SolarCity Enters Into Largest Rooftop Solar Aggregation Facility

    SolarCity (Nasdaq: SCTY), a leading provider of clean energy, today announced it has received all commitments to its $250 million financing facility provided by a group of lenders that includes BofA Merrill Lynch as Sole Structuring Agent and Sole Syndication Agent, intended to finance more than 200 MW of solar power systems for homeowners and businesses. This financing is the largest aggregation ...


    By SolarCity Corporation

  • Investing in a tire recycling machine

    Are you interested in investing in a tire recycling machine? Do you have a business, or an idea for one, that could make use of recycled tire products? Are you currently purchasing recycled tire products from other sources and considering taking in the recycling process in-house? Does your operation produce a large volume of used tires that could potentially be recycled and given new life? ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • New signings for Tire Recycling Plants

    Rubbersolutions P/L Managing Director, Ray Goldberg, announced today the signing of contracts for a number of new tire recycling plant installations. 2 plants in Iran , 2 plants in South Africa, 3 plants in Saudi Arabia a plant in Canada have all been slotted for 2007 installation. Rubbersolutions unique tire recycling technology is also under final negotiation in a variety of countries. ...


  • Refuse Derived Fuel hit 2.37m tonnes in 2014

    The Environment Agency published the final data up to the end of December 2014 in February. It shows that the overall tonnage of RDF sent overseas throughout the year topped 2,373,611 tonnes. The figures confirm the rapid growth in demand for RDF from operators in the UK from European energy from waste facilities, with 2014 continuing the trend of increasing exports to facilities overseas. RDF is ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Lakin Tire West Press Release

    Columbus McKinnon Corporation, Sarasota Florida is pleased to announce the sale of a CM Tire Shredding System to Lakin Tire West in Santa Fe Springs, California. This is the fourth CM unit sold to Lakin and the first for their California operations. 'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle' are very familiar words for Lakin Tire West. Collecting and processing in excess of 10 million tires a year seems ...

  • Berkeley Lab to build DOE advanced biofuels user facility

    The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has been awarded nearly $18 million from the Recovery Act to build an advanced biofuels process development facility. Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) through its Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), this new facility will help expedite the commercialization of next generation biofuels by providing ...

  • SBM OFFSHORE N.V. COMPLETES US$ 750 MILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY

    SCHIEDAM, NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 06/25/10 -- 1. US$ 750 Million Revolving Credit Facility SBM Offshore NV is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the refinancing and expansion of its existing revolving credit facility of US$ 500 million to a new US$ 750 million facility. The targeted syndication to a select group of banks found very strong ...


    By Marketwire

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