Waterloo Region Record: Tyromer breathes new life into old scrap rubber
September 21, 2015The numbers, and the environmental impact, are astounding.
Every year, more than one billion tires are scrapped around the world, including more than 300 million in North America.
And according to statistics from University of Waterloo offshoot Tyromer Inc. , more than half a billion are burned for their fuel value, owing to a lack of valuable markets for scrap tires.
That's where Tyromer comes in. Read the full article here