Ecolomondo’s thermal decomposition technology will harvest carbon black, steel oil and gas.
Environment Rankin called the project a good way of reducing coal use at the plant.
Protectionist moves could have a “significant impact” over time on Michelin, province’s largest employer.
Lafarge Canada project would burn tires for energy at the company’s Brookfield cement plant.
Environmental Waste International Inc. is building a plant in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. that will extract oil and other by-products from old tires using an advanced technology.