Accession Number:

ADA029424

Title:

Scrap Tire Disposal and Utilization Alternatives: A State-of-the-Art Report,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FRANKLIN INST RESEARCH LABS ROCKVILLE MD SCIENCE INFORMATION SERVICES DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

81.0

Abstract:

A review has been made of the available worldwide literature which describes techniques and equipment used in the disposal of scrap tires. The operational procedures, feasibility, and impact of each alternative technique are discussed, and current and projected uses of scrap tires are noted. The alternative disposal techniques include biodegradation, incineration, pyrolysis, hydrogenation, sanitary landfill, physical processes, whole-tire disposal and reclaim processes.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE