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Author(s):Anderson, Geri
Author Affiliation:Freelance writer
Title:Running on rubber: Soil amendment uses scrap tires
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Source:Turf: Central. Vol. 5, No. 11, November 1994, p. 4-6.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:St. Johnsbury, VT: NEF Publishing Co.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Recycling; Soil amendments; Rubber; Drainage; Root strength; Costs; Business profile; Facility profile
Facility Names:Carson Park, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Business Name:JaiTire, Inc., in Denver, Colorado
Abstract/Contents:Discusses the use of chopped up tires as part of a soil amendment mix made by JaiTire, Inc. Describes the use of its mix Rebound, containing "crumb rubber and organically composted yard waste." Also describes the effect that Rebound had on Carson Park in Eau Clare, Wisconsin, after it was applied to the field. Lists costs and other figures.
Note:Pictures, b/w
See Also:Other items relating to: Crumb rubber as a soil amendment
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Anderson, G. 1994. Running on rubber: Soil amendment uses scrap tires. Turf: Centr. 5(11):p. 4-6.
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