European waste tyre recycling utilization rate has reached 95%Times：2016-08-30 Author：zhengyangtire
The European tyre and rubber manufacturers association (ETRMA) released the latest statistics show that in 2011 the European maintained a 95% recovery rate, although the scrap tires and rose 3% year-on-year in 2010.
According to ETRMA managed in the form of do not harm the environment of waste tires (including the UK’s 430000 tons of waste tires) close to 3.3 million tons. After being reused or renovation, most of the remaining into the recycling, municipal engineering, or civil engineering application (material recycling), or being used as fuel in cement kiln, boiler and power plant replacement (energy recovery).
In the use of waste tyres, production of rubber powder through tire recycling machine is the main recycling channel (83%), followed by applications (14%), followed by civil engineering blasting MATS (3%), as well as steel mills and foundries (0.4%).
Waste tyre pieces or the entire tire the main users are still cement industry (92%), city heating, power plant and boiler (7%) and pyrolysis (1%).