Renewable Matter # 18 / September-October

Horses Prefer Rubber

by D. Z.

In Umbria they built the first riding ground where, instead of sand, they used 30,000 kg of rubber granules from ELTs, thus ensuring advantages both for the environment and horses’ health. 

 

From car wheels to horses’ hooves the step is shorter that you might think. To help close the gap is a project that thanks to an innovative use of recycled rubber from end-of-life tyres (ELTs) manages to merge the circular economy with animal wellbeing. 

 

Orvieto’s Riding Centre

In Orvieto, in the green heart of...

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