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Goodyear tyres use rice husks to produce Silicone

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With rice, husks have been carried out over the past two or three and so far the results have been excellent. The rice husks derived silica has to be a good impact on the performance of the tyres that have been produced from it.
The world produces a staggering 700 million tonnes of rice a year. The disposal of the rice husks has been a great challenge in the past. The traditional way of disposing of the waste has been to burn it and send the resulting ash to a landfill site.

From an article by Eric Roberts, More reading  http://www.wintertyres-yorkshire.co.uk/goodyear-tests-tyres-rice-husks/

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