Posts Tagged ‘rubber’

  • How The United States Is Dealing With Scrap Tire Waste

    Oct 26, 12 • 741 Views • GreenComments Off on How The United States Is Dealing With Scrap Tire Waste

    Scrap tires are a major type of consumer and industrial waste that is a concern in most industrialized nations around the world. Millions of tires are discarded every single year. [&hellip...

  • The Rubbery History Of Silly Putty

    Oct 16, 12 • 760 Views • TechnologyComments Off on The Rubbery History Of Silly Putty

    Silly putty is an incredible substance; it flows and moves, it bounces and breaks, and it has an uncanny ability to become ingrained in your grandmother’s favorite upholstery. This toy [&hellip...

  • The Fascinating Story Of Fordlandia

    Oct 2, 12 • 663 Views • CarsComments Off on The Fascinating Story Of Fordlandia

    Henry Ford is a legendary figure in American history, a capitalist success story who permanently changed travel, manufacturing, and modern industry. He was a man with lofty ambitions and an [&hellip...

  • The Best Eco-Friendly Flooring Options for Your Home

    Sep 26, 12 • 911 Views • Green, Home ImprovementComments Off on The Best Eco-Friendly Flooring Options for Your Home

    Green building practices are great for the environment, and they can even improve the indoor air quality of your home. Embraced by builders across the country, you can also incorporate [&hellip...

  • A Guide To Your First Waterproof Camera

    Sep 12, 12 • 697 Views • CreativityComments Off on A Guide To Your First Waterproof Camera

    Digital cameras have been dropping in price steadily since they were first introduced to the UK market, as have a range of other more specialist cameras. Waterproof and action sports [&hellip...

  • The Best Flooring Surface For Your Playground

    Aug 22, 12 • 985 Views • FamilyComments Off on The Best Flooring Surface For Your Playground

    When you’re designing a space that’s used for activities, it’s easy to consider the structures and resources you’ll need to include to make it functional and safe.  Playgrounds will need [&hellip...

  • A General Description Of Tire Shredders

    Aug 15, 12 • 709 Views • GreenComments Off on A General Description Of Tire Shredders

    Tire shredders provide the first step toward turning car and truck rubber into material that can be reused later on in recycling plants. These shredders need to be built from [&hellip...