California State Senator Jerry Hill introduced legislation that would prohibit the installation of artifical turf surfaces made from recycled tires in schools and parks in California while the state conducts a study to determine possible health risks.
Timberland is collaborating with tire manufacturer and distributor Omni United to create a co-branded line of tires under the Timberland and Radar Tires brands.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) disclosed that it played a significant role in the establishment of standard specifications for loose-fill rubber used in playground surfacing.
Liberty Tire Recycling LLC has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for repeat safety violations for exposing workers to falls, fire/explosion and dangerous, unguarded equipment.
This August, the red carpet will be rolled out for 8th Global Rubber & Tire Markets conference at the Le Meridien, Jakarta to welcome the who’s who of the rubber and tire industry.
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has signed legislation to address the Rocky Mountain state’s nation-leading waste tire stockpiles.