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Surface treatment of rubber waste

Author
Colom, X.; Marín, M.; Formela, K.; Cañavate, J.
Type of activity
Book chapter
Book
Rubber recycling: challenges and developments
First page
24
Last page
55
Publisher
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
Date of publication
2018-10-03
ISBN
978-1-78801-084-9 Open in new window
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1039/9781788013482 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/123138 Open in new window
URL
https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/ebook/978-1-78801-084-9 Open in new window
Abstract
Rubber is used in a vast number of products, from tyres on vehicles to disposable surgical gloves. Increasingly both manufacturers and legislators are realising that recycling is essential for environmental sustainability and can improve the cost of manufacture. The volume of rubber waste produced globally makes it difficult to manage as accumulated waste rubber, especially in the form of tyres, can pose a significant fire risk. Recycling rubber not only prevents this problem but can produce new...
Citation
Colom, X., Marín, M., Formela, K., Cañavate, J. Surface treatment of rubber waste. A: "Rubber recycling: challenges and developments". Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 2018, p. 24-55.
Keywords
DSC, Engineering, FTIR, Polymer materials, Rubber waste, SEM, Treatment, Tyre
Group of research
POLQUITEX - Polymeric Materials and Textile Chemistry

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