With only 10 per cent of the 56 million tyres discarded in Australia annually domestically recycled, this stream of product presents an opportunity for businesses, the environment, and the economy. Tyre Stewardship Australia explains the value of this material. The Australian manufacturing sector could play a pivotal role in developing new markets and products using … Continue reading Recycled tyres are providing a new material stream for innovative manufacturers
Western Australia waste production company Pearl Global has begun commissioning its first manufacturing plant follow approval for a unique process that converts waste tyres into valuable secondary products. The company, formerly known as Citation Resources, has received a green light from the Gold Coast City Council and the Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage. Pearl’s … Continue reading QLD to be home to Australia’s first recycled tyre TDU plant
Geelong-based joint high-tech manufacturing companies are using end-of-life tyre crumb combined with polyolefin plastic to manufacture a world-first composite material for the production of commercial pipes. The companies joined forces on the project following a Geelong Council business development event, and have been working on perfecting the manufacturing process that turns tyre crumb into a material … Continue reading Geelong manufacturers turning recycled tyres into world-first tech
Green Distillation Technologies has completed an $8 million upgrade to their processing plant in Warren, Western New South Wales.