Four different crumb rubber asphalt mixes have been laid for a trial on a 1.4 kilometre stretch of road in Melbourne's south east.
Logan City Council has teamed with tyre industry group, Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA), to trial a new eco-friendly road surface.
Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) has congratulated Queensland online tyre retailer, TyreStock, for winning a highly respected business award.
A crumb rubber asphalt trial will soon begin in Melbourne, with funding from Tyre Stewardship Australia and the Australian Road Research Board.
A further six local government authorities have received TSA accreditation, after using tyre-derived raw materials in infrastructure projects.
Around 850 used tyres have been recycled to pave a 335 metre stretch of road as part of a crumbed rubber asphalt trial in the City of Mitcham, South Australia.