• ASME Carpet Recycling and Combustion Test Program 

      Hinshaw, Gary (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      The American Society of Mechanical Engineers Research Committee on Industrial and Municipal Waste in conjunction with the Georgia Institute of Technology, carpet industry groups, and other interested parties has recently ...
    • CARE - A Market and Product Development Update 

      Peoples, Robert (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      CARE is now up and running. The key to the success for carpet recycling will be the creation of products and markets that are cost competitive. This talk will provide a review of CARE efforts to support the development of ...
    • Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE): An Update 

      Hurd, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      This presentation provides an update on CARE, including Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), overall progress, and committees and their activities. Efforts to support research, development, and commercialization will be ...
    • Carpet as a Fuel in Cement Kilns 

      Realff, Matthew J.; Mulholland, James A.; Lemieux, Paul (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      The use of carpet in cement kilns is a potential mechanism to build infrastructure for carpet recycling at a large scale. This presentation describes trials that were done at the EPA test kiln at Research Triangle Park. ...
    • Current Status of Carpet Waste Generation, Disposal and Diversion from Landfills 

      Annis, Patricia A.; Brewer, Mary Sue (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      Data was collected from carpet manufacturers and suppliers, reclaimable materials handlers and recyclers, and federal and local government agencies to quantify current material usage for carpet manufacturing, post-industrial ...
    • Cyntech Technologies' Highly Efficient and High Capacity System for Conversion of Mixed Carpet Fibers into Fuels 

      Yancy, Ike (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
      Cyntech Technologies is implementing technology that will convert mixed carpet fibers (or almost any mixed plastics) into fuels such as ethanol, syngas, low sulfur diesel fuel, LPGs, etc. This highly efficient and profitable ...