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Recycled Tire Crumb Research Webinar Archive

On August 6, 2019, EPA and CDC/ASTDR hosted a joint informational webinar on the Synthetic Turf Field Recycled Tire Crumb Rubber Research Under the Federal Research Action Plan (FRAP) Final Report: Part 1 - Tire Crumb Rubber Characterization. EPA ORD's Jose Zambrana and Kent Thomas presented findings from the tire crumb rubber characterization research activities. Discussions included FRAP introductory information, summary of research activities, key findings, and next steps. 

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