Waste to Roads

APRO GREENTECH AND M.C.G.M Anti Malaria Drive ( G-NORTH Ward )

A large scale cleanliness drive initiated by Assistant Municipal Commissioner Shri. Sharad Ughade and his ward. .By past experiences it was observed that rain water accumulated in used tyres were mosquito breeding grounds,environment friendly disposal of these used tyres & plastic waste was another problem. Apro GreenTech's Managing Director Mr.Abhijeet Sirkar came forward with a solution and initiative to help and support the M.C.G.M in its endeavor by maintaining ecological balance. We came up with the idea of making roads and filling up potholes with waste rubber and plastic ,Around 1000 tyres were collected and sent for recycling saving over 40Ton’s Carbon Dioxide from being released into the atmosphere. The Rubberized Asphalt Mix prepared was used to repair potholes at PADMABAI THAKKAR road at Dadar(W) on 28/07/2013. Advantages of Sustainable Scientific Recycling of Used Tyres & plastic bottles are a Solution for POTHOLES/ Roads/ Used as Sports Surfaces / Playgrounds / Bumpers / Construction / Flooring / Waterproofing / Soil conditioner

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Mumbai Mirror Article Roads From Waste Tryes & Plastic

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