Every Day in the UK, over 100,000 Worn Tyres are Taken Off Cars, Vans and Trucks
This accounts to 46 Million Tyres per year (440,000 tonnes)
The 2006 EU Landfill Directive means that scrap tyres are no longer accepted to landfill sites and virtually all end-of-life tyres are recycled or re-used in some way.
One such use of waste tyres is for the generation of Tyre-Derived Fuel (TDF).
Read on here to discover how FuturEnergy Ltd, based in Warwickshire in the West Midlands is developing equipment and processes involving the pyrolysis of tyres, and how EBRI worked with them to shape a collaborative project.