Senior Lecturer in Biology
University of the West Indies
From: chris worden[SMTP:CJW96001@UConnVM.UConn.Edu]
Sent: Monday, March 03, 1997 2:07 PM
Used tires are being recycled in many ways-road beds, building materials =
houses, fuels for kilns, erosion stablization, shredding to improve turf =
But---What about food production? Creating raised beds out of used =
growing vegetable crops.
What are any possible problems with this (e.g., heavy metals, =
Current thought is that tires are stable, with the only problems being =
rodent and insect populations increasing. any ideas??