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Physical and Chemical Methods to Assess Performance of TPO-Modified Asphalt Binder
14/04/2024 - The demand for effective asphalt additives is growing as road infrastructure ages and more sustainable pavement solutions are needed. Tire pyrolysis oil (TPO) is an example material that has been...
Investigation of Additive-Manufactured Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Polyethylene Terephthalate Honeycomb for Application as Non-Pneumatic Tire Support Structure
13/04/2024 - A non-pneumatic tire (NPT) overcomes the shortcomings of a traditional pneumatic tire such as wear, punctures and blowouts. In this respect, it shows great potential in improving driving safety, and...
Preparation and Characterization of Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA)/Carbonized Waste Rubber Biocomposite Films
11/04/2024 - The technological properties of composite materials (thermal, strength, rheology, electrical and morphology) are very important parameters for high-performance applications. In this study, we aimed...
Phthalocyanine and Porphyrin Derivatives and Their Hybrid Materials in Optical Sensors Based on the Phenomenon of Surface Plasmon Resonance
06/04/2024 - In this review, the state of research over the past fifteen years in the field of the applications of metal phthalocyanines and porphyrin derivatives as well as their hybrid materials with carbon...
Microbially Mediated Rubber Recycling to Facilitate the Valorization of Scrap Tires
08/04/2024 - The recycling of scrap tire rubber requires high levels of energy, which poses challenges to its proper valorization. The application of rubber in construction requires significant mechanical and/or...
Improving the mechanical properties of vulcanizates containing ground tire rubber: Recipe optimization with the Taguchi method
04/04/2024 - In this study, we optimized the recipe of ground tire rubber (GTR) containing natural rubber–based vulcanizates using the Taguchi method. We examined the effect of the amount of different...
Effects of tire–road wear particles on the adsorption of tetracycline by aquatic sediments
04/04/2024 - Tire–road wear particles (TRWPs) are formed by friction between the tire and the road. TRWPs are ubiquitous across the globe, especially in sediments. However, the possible effects of TRWPs on...
Does the Rubber Meet the Road? Assessing the Potential of Devulcanization Technologies for the Innovation of Tire Rubber Recycling
30/03/2024 - Innovation is crucial to meet the circular economy goals for tire recycling. Devulcanization, an innovative recycling method of reprocessing tire rubber, offers a pathway towards achieving circular...
Ground tire rubber and coffee silverskin as sustainable fillers in EPDM compounds for rubber?to?steel bonded systems in roofing applications
29/03/2024 - Sustainable fillers in rubber?to?steel bonded systems for roofing applications.In this paper two waste fillers, namely ground tire rubber (GTR) and coffee silverskin (CSS, a waste bio?product from...
Development of Louvered Noise Barrier with Changeable Sound Insulation from Waste Tire Rubber and Investigation of Acoustic Properties
21/03/2024 - In line with circular economy principles, the recycling and reuse of tire rubber waste are considered highly advanced and environmentally friendly waste disposal methods. Through the repurposing of...
High concentration NaOH processing of natural fiber explored polypropylene composite featured with mullite: characteristics investigation
18/03/2024 - Abstract With the key benefits of low specific weight, superior toughness, lower moisture absorption, recyclability, and economic concerns, natural fiber-embedded polypropylene...
Exploring the Effect of Resins of Different Origin on the Structure, Dynamics and Curing Characteristics of SBR Compounds
18/03/2024 - The replacement of synthetic and petroleum-based ingredients with greener alternatives of natural origin is an imperative issue in rubber technology for the tire industry. In this study, a...
SiO2@Al2O3 binary filler: A chance for enhancing the heat transport in rubber composites for tire applications
15/03/2024 - SiO2@Al2O3 binary filler synergistically integrates the intrinsic thermal conductivity properties of alumina with the peculiar reinforcement ability of silica in an easy one?pot solution, which can...
The Effect of Scrap Tires and Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement on the Behavior of Stone Columns
08/03/2024 - The objective of this investigation is to understand how to use waste tires to surround stone pillars and mix gravel with recycled asphalt pavement (RAP) and stone pillars to provide an...
Recycling of Low-Quality Carbon Black Produced by Tire Pyrolysis
06/03/2024 - Pyrolysis is a promising way to reuse of waste tires. However, the carbon black generated in the process is often contaminated with various pyrolysis products. This study aims to recycle low-quality...
A New Approach for Determining Rubber Enveloping on Pavement and Its Implications for Friction Estimation
29/02/2024 - The depth to which the pavement texture is enveloped by the tire tread rubber (d) is an important parameter related to contact performance. This study presents a new method (S-BAC), which relies on...
Fire-Retardant Flexible Foamed Polyurethane (PU)-Based Composites: Armed and Charmed Ground Tire Rubber (GTR) Particles
28/02/2024 - Inadequate fire resistance of polymers raises questions about their advanced applications. Flexible polyurethane (PU) foams have myriad applications but inherently suffer from very high flammability....
Experimental and Numerical Analysis for Eccentricity Solution in Double-Layer Space Truss
26/02/2024 - This paper shows an extensive study on the Typical Connections used in Double-Layer Space Truss. For this structural system, the ends of the bars are flattened to connect the bars. However, the...
Mechanical Properties of Rubberised Geopolymer Concrete
23/02/2024 - The environmental impact of non-biodegradable rubber waste can be severe if they are buried in moist landfill soils or remain unused forever. This study deals with a sustainable approach for reusing...
Polyurethane?polyisocyanurate (PUR?PIR) foams based on castor oil modified with tire rubber waste: Statistical?based analysis
24/02/2024 - Development of PUP?PIR foams based on castor oil modified with tire rubber wasteThis study explores the utilization of bio?polyol, derived from castor oil modified with waste tire rubber (WTR), in...