Much has happened recently in the field of waste management and this has had a strong impact on the handling of used tyres. This report provides up-to-date data and comment about the progress in the UK, Europe and North America in the handling of the problem of used tyres once removed from vehicles. Legislation in Europe is concentrating the minds of authorities and operators alike, to provide sustainable solutions to the recovery and recycling of these tyres and to maximise the benefit from such activity.Goodyear says that it is working on ways to make run-flat tyres and still reduce weight, improve the run-flat capability and give a better rolling resistance, all with a conventional rim. ... The CSR is being promoted as the only run-flat system that can use the conventional tyre and rims designs at a reasonable price. ... tyres give such a good ride that a driver does not notice if a tyre loses virtually all its air.
|Author||:||P. W. Dufton|
|Publisher||:||iSmithers Rapra Publishing - 2001-01-01|