Australian company producing fuel from tire recycling

November 28, 2016 |

In Australia, Green Distillation Technologies has developed a method of destructive distillation to extract fuel from tires, such as a seven-ton tire used on mining machinery that can be broken down into 3,000 liters of fuel. The company hopes to ramp up production to 8 million liters by the middle of next year. The NOx emissions of the fuel are estimated to be about 30% less than fossil fuel while particle emissions were also a third less.

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