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Phoenix Innovation Technology Inc. has released a rubber recycling technology called Rubber Regeneration (e2R²), which the firm said is simple to use and reduces costs.
According to Phoenix Innovation, the e2R² solution transforms recycled tire vulcanized crumb rubber (average of 40 mesh) into regenerated rubber, as approximately 61 percent of the sulfur bonds are broken with minimal damage to the original rubber polymer chain.
The regenerated rubber substitutes for a portion of the virgin compound, the firm claims, providing similar performance while reducing costs and thus changing the way recycled rubber is treated on a global scale.