Robinvale’s road retread

ROBINVALE’S main street will be the first in Victoria to be resurfaced using recycled tyres.

Swan Hill Rural City Council and Centre State Asphalting will work with Tyre Stewardship Australia, a company that is testing new mixes of crumbed rubber asphalt that can improve road durability and offer a significant recycling use for the millions of used tyres Australia generates each year.

Council’s Director Infrastructure Svetla Petkova said council was thrilled to be part of such a groundbreaking and environmentally friendly initiative.

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