Shedding Starts At Cooks Landfill With Over Five Million Tyres

Shredding of Tyres has begun at the Cooks Landfill.
This follows Thursday’s commissioning of a state of the art Tyre shredding machine.
With over five (5) million used tyres at the landfill, the machine is expected to strip over three thousand tyres daily.
Thursday’s ceremony marked a historical day for the Twin Island State and the venture is a partnership between the National Solid Waste Management Authority, We-Cycle Tyre and Rubber Limited Shredder.

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  1. A shredder was donated to the Barbudans hence Barbuda is the owner of the said machine. However, as a brother’s keeper, since the shredder is sitting down doing nothing, it will only be prudent of Barbuda to LEND Antigua, perhaps conditionally (financially) in order to carryout the recycling of the tyre project. The financial conditions will cater for the wear & tear of the machine similar to what should have been done to the Magistrate’s court and the people of the Grays Green community……..

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