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RECORD NUMBER: 43 OF 45
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Tire Recovery: Baltimore Firm Seeks Solution.|
|Author||Greenhut, S. ;|
|CORP Author||National Tire Dealers and Retreaders Association, Inc., Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Tire recycling ; Shredding ; Solid waste disposal ; Reprints ; Baltimore(Maryland)|
Several U.S. companies are recycling tires on a large scale. The tires usually are shredded and sold as a fuel supplement, as an additive to new rubber products, or as a component of road surfaces. Examples of successful tire recycling operations reveal the diverse processing and marketing strategies employed by six companies. The experiences of one hauler in Baltimore, MD, concerning scrap tire transport, shredding, and marketing are summarized.