Coventry to trial rubber roads made from waste car tyres

Motorists in Coventry will soon be driving on roads made from old tyres after a new rubberised asphalt was launched by Tarmac. As part of recent trials of the new material, Tarmac supplied asphalt with rubber in Coventry. With 40 million waste tyres produced every year in the UK, the company has created an innovative asphalt mix using granulated rubber. Tarmac estimates that it will be possible to recycle and reuse up to 750 waste tyres for every kilometre of highway surfaced with the new material, depending on the thickness ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...
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