End-of-life Tires (ELTs)

Product Descriptions

TIRE-DERIVED FUEL (TDF) prepared for CATRA by Kelvin Igwe

Over a billion end-of-life tires (ELTs) are generated annually, worldwide. In 2018, 487,470 tonnes of tires were recycled in Canada with 26,036 tonnes (5%) consumed as tire-derived fuel (TDF) and the remainder recycled into various products or shredded for other purposes.  Read more...


RUBBER MODIFIED ASPHALT (RMA) prepared for CATRA by Chahneet Sidhu

Have you ever wondered what happens to your old tires?  Recycling agencies in each Canadian province and territory ensure tires are recycled safely and responsibly. In 2018, over 487,000 tonnes of Canada’s end-of-life tires (ELTs) were diverted from landfills and made into environmentally responsible products such as Rubber Modified Asphalt (RMA).  Read more...

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