SOCORRO, N.M. (Sept. 4)—The Rubber Manufacturers Association will join the New Mexico Environment Department´s Solid Waste Bureau and the New Mexico Firefighters Training Academy to sponsor the first New Mexico Scrap Tire Management Conference, to be held Oct. 16-17 on the academy grounds in Socorro. The first day will concentrate on the use of tire bales in engineering applications and tire fire prevention and strategies; the second day will focus on civil engineering, tire-derived fuel and asphalt rubber. Registration is $75. For more information on the conference, call the RMA at 202-682-4800 or visit its Web site at www.rma.org/scraptires/conferences_events.html.
RMA to help organize New Mexico tire conference
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