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How to up-cycle used tires into everyday items

How to up-cycle used tires into everyday items

Tires are made up of approximately five gallons of oil, and other materials such as steel, fabric, wiring, and chemical compounds. Over hundreds of years these products eventually breakdown, but they do not biodegrade. They will continue to breakdown into microscopic pieces like plastic. As they breakdown, they leave behind […]

January 24, 2018 ×

News, Tire Stewardship

An Argentine startup that makes shoes from discarded tire scraps and employs single mothers

An Argentine startup that makes shoes from discarded tire scraps and employs single mothers

More than 100,000 tons of rubber tires are disposed of every year in Argentina. The majority of them are burned, contributing to the country’s already huge air pollution problem. So, when Alejandro Malgor and two of his friends, Ezequiel Gatti and Nazareno El Hom, realized they wanted to start a […]

December 14, 2017 ×

News, Tire Stewardship

Recycled tires are finding a new home in Ontario communities

Recycled tires are finding a new home in Ontario communities

Whether you live in a large city or a small town, working to improve and build your community is always rewarding. That’s why OTS has invested over $1 million in Community Renewal Fund (CRF) grants to help over 60 communities go green using recycled rubber tire products in new and […]

October 23, 2017 ×

Automotive, News

Alphabet launches U.S. ad campaign to promote driverless car safety

Alphabet launches U.S. ad campaign to promote driverless car safety

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s self-driving car unit Waymo and several groups are launching a campaign aimed at convincing skeptical Americans of what they say is the value and safety of driverless cars, as Congress considers how it will regulate the technology. The company said on Monday that it was […]

October 11, 2017 ×

Executive News, News

Goodyear, Case Western Reserve University Launch Shared Mobility Innovation Competition

Goodyear, Case Western Reserve University Launch Shared Mobility Innovation Competition

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., in collaboration with the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, is once again sponsoring a business design and innovation competition to uncover future mobility solutions in an emerging world of shared vehicle usage. Read the source article at Aftermarket […]

September 21, 2017 ×

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Pyrolyx commences construction of new recovered CB plant

Pyrolyx commences construction of new recovered CB plant

Construction is now underway for Pyrolyx’s new recovered carbon black plant in Terre Haute in Indiana, USA, which will reportedly be the most advanced of its kind. German supplier, Zeppelin Group, will be responsible for the design, development and overall management of the entire project. Each year the plant will […]

August 30, 2017 ×

Automotive, News

Save money with these simple motoring tips

Save money with these simple motoring tips

Save money with these simple motoring tips Simple changes can add up to a big saving A Staff Reporter Updated: 15:35 Friday 25 August 2017 Promoted by Switch Off and Breathe There are cost-free, straight-forward tasks you can undertake immediately to ensure your car is running as efficiently as possible, […]

August 29, 2017 ×

Executive News, News

Liberty Tire Recycling Appoints Thomas Womble as CEO, Prepares for Next Phase of Company’s Growth

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 28, 2017  /PRNewswire/ — Liberty Tire Recycling, the premier provider of tire recycling services in North America, today appointed Thomas Womble, a company veteran, to serve as chief executive officer. Womble has been with Liberty Tire since 2001 and previously served as Liberty Tire’s chief operating officer, overseeing day-to-day operations for 28 manufacturing […]

August 29, 2017 ×

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Tenn. OKs $28M grant for Nokian plant

Tenn. OKs $28M grant for Nokian plant

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee state officials have approved a $28.4 million state infrastructure grant to support the construction of Nokian Tyre P.L.C.’s $360 million tire factory planned for Dayton, Tenn. Read the source article at Tire Business

August 17, 2017 ×

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Bridgestone names OTR products president

Bridgestone names OTR products president

NASHVILLE, Tenn.a€”Bridgestone Americas promoted 15-year company veteran Bridget Neal to president of off-the-road (OTR) products, succeeding Taylor Cole, who recently was named president of Firestone Building Products L.L.C. Read the source article at Rubber and Plastics News

August 15, 2017 ×