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8th Scrap Tire Recycling Conference coming in December

  • 2019-09-24

8th Scrap Tire Recycling Conference coming in December ... Scrap Tire Markets in a Sustainable Circular Economy is the focus of the upcoming conference hosted by The Scrap Tire Research and Education Foundation, Inc. (STREF), the U.S. Tire Manufacturers A...

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Recycle NB announces New CEO

  • 2019-09-14

Recycle NB announces New CEO ... The Board of Recycle NB recently announced that Mr. Frank Leblanc has been hired as its new CEO. Mr. Leblanc has an extensive background in Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and stewardship program development. He ha...

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CATRA issues 2018 Annual Report

  • 2019-03-31

CATRA issues 2018 Annual Report ... CATRA is pleased to announce the publishing of its 2018 Annual Report. Introduced by Brett Eckstein, CATRA's current Chair, the report features significant member achievements both in 2018 and cumulatively since the in...

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TRAC 2019 Tire & Rubber Summit coming in June

  • 2019-03-27

TRAC 2019 Tire & Rubber Summit coming in June ... The Tire & Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC) has announced details of its 2019 Tire & Rubber Summit.  The event takes place in Toronto on June 11 and 12 and provides the opportunity to n...

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Alberta Recycling announces new CEO

  • 2019-03-26

Alberta Recycling announces new CEO ... Alberta Recycling recently announced the engagement of a new Chief Executive Officer.  Edward Gugenheimer replaces Doug Wright, with whom the Canadian Association of Tire Recycling Agencies (CATRA) worked since...

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Tire Recycling Fees across Canada – updated Summary published

  • 2019-03-08

Tire Recycling Fees across Canada – updated Summary published ... The Canadian Association of Tire Recycling Agencies (CATRA) has updated its summary of “Tire Recycling Fees by Province by Tire Type” effective January 2019.  The update reflects the c...

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CATRA Welcomes New Ontario Member

  • 2019-03-07

CATRA Welcomes New Ontario Member ... The Canadian Association of Tire Recycling Agencies is pleased to announce the admission of eTracks Tire Management Systems as the new CATRA Member for the province of Ontario. With new legislation implemented...

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OUR 2017 PROGRAM STATS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

  • 2019-02-20

OUR 2017 PROGRAM STATS ARE NOW AVAILABLE ... Check out the PROGRAMS page for 2010 to 2017 performance highlights, which are presented nationally and by member province.

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Saskatchewan: Cleanup Planned For Abandoned Tires In Assiniboia

  • 2018-12-19

Saskatchewan:Cleanup Planned for Abandoned Tires in Assiniboia ...  Released on December 18, 2018:The Ministry of Environment and Saskatchewan’s scrap tire recycling program operator, Tire Stewardship of Saskatchewan (TSS), are moving forward with a...

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TRAC: Winter Tires Keep Canadians Safer

  • 2018-12-17

TRAC: Winter Tires Keep Canadians Safer ... Source:  Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (November 2018) Eighty per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from being involved in a potentially...

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