New technology could lead to 50% increase in tire recyclingMay 10, 2009 . May 11, 2009 A new method of recycling old tires to produce high-quality rubber powders for making new rubber products is being developed in Australia. Its developers say it is energy-efficient, economically viable and environmentally responsible, and they hope it will result in 50 per cent more tires being.new technology for tyre crushing,Tyre Recycling Plant. Technology explainedMay 13, 2009 . Tyres Herco SA .herco.gr is private, venture capital backed recycling company converting scrap commercial-vehicle tyres into rubber granules and fine powd.