TITLE

Ontario scrap tire program to go forward

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Miles
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;4/20/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that John Gerretsen, environment minister of Ontario has signed a plan designed to provide effective, environmentally responsible management of the 12 million scrap tires. In its first year alone, the new plan will bring more than $22 million into the Ontario scrap tire processing industry. According to Glenn Maidment, president of Ontario Tire Stewardship and the Rubber Association of Canada, in general, industry stakeholders are content with the plan.
ACCESSION #
39244686

 

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