Comparison of end-of-life tire treatment technologies: a Chinese case study.

@article{Li2010ComparisonOE,
  title={Comparison of end-of-life tire treatment technologies: a Chinese case study.},
  author={Xingfu Li and He Xu and Yingnan Gao and Yijun Tao},
  journal={Waste management},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 11},
  pages={2235-46}
}
The aim of this paper is to compare different end-of-life tire (ELT) treatment technologies in China from an environmental and economic perspective. Four treatment technologies were evaluated: ambient grinding, devulcanization, pyrolysis and illegal tire oil extraction. Life cycle assessment (LCA) was applied to evaluate the potential environmental impact… CONTINUE READING