RMA focuses on scrap tire education

Jan. 22, 2004

The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) is making scrap tire education a top priority in 2004.

The RMA plans to sponsor several educational programs, including:

* Asphalt Rubber Symposia, May 18-19 in Grand Rapids, Mich.;

* New York State/Northeast Region Regional Scrap Tire Conference, June 15-16 in Albany, N.Y.;

* Air & Waste Management Conference, June 2-4 in Omaha, Neb.;

* 2004 Bi-Annual Rubber Conference, this coming September in Banff, Alberta;

* Symposia on Advanced Ground Rubber Technologies, October 2004 in Columbus, Ohio;

* seminar on civil engineering applications, asphalt rubber and tire-derived fuel, in Nashville, Tenn., dates to be announced.

The RMA also has been invited to take part in other scrap tire-oriented events.