Environmental Facts of Retreading
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- Retreaded tires contain 75% post-consumer material
- 22 gallons of oil are required to manufacture new commercial truck tires, while only 7 gallons of oil are required in te retreading porcess.
- 18 kg of raw material is saved in the production of every retreaded commercial truck tire, including rubber, steel, and carbon black.
- Retreading truck tires in the US resduces carbon emissions by 396,000 tons every year.
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