Environmental issues of waste tire recycle system

U. Kohowala*, Sigma Technologies, Sri Lanka

There are 1.5 billion motor cars use in the world, and global tire usage growing 7.6% of rate of the annum. It is estimated that over 250,000,000 tires are thrown away annually. Because of this high availability, resilience, bulk and non-biodegradability, tires are prime targets for recycling. There were two methods in tire recycling system in the world. Using the scrap tires as whole mechanically modified shapes (grinding, cryogenic grinding) , and chemically decomposition or separation of scrap tires contents in to different materials (pyrolysis ) .grinding and pyrolysis process generate hazard fumes and dust. This paper critically evaluates methods of dust filtration and removing volatile organic compounds...

Session: G9 - Short Oral Presentations
Day: 23 October 2019
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h

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