SALT LAKE CITY, UT. September 30, 2017 — ECO Green Equipment, an international leader in the design and manufacturing of turnkey, cost-effective tire recycling systems, announced today the completion of a new tire recycling plant in Ukraine. An ECO crumb rubber tire recycling plant was installed in the Kiev region, Boryspil district, Ukraine, for the National Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) in September.
The new installation is the first tire recycling system ECO Green Equipment has installed in this country. The equipment and facility will provide the latest tire recycling technology for the region. This tire recycling system features shredding and separation technology exclusive to ECO Green Equipment.
German sports surfacing company, Polytan GmbH, and the National Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU Production, LLC), partnered on this large-scale project to provide rubber material for various turf projects throughout Europe. The facility will create approximately 700 thousand square meters of covering per year…with a potential to increase annual capacities of production up to 2 million square meters of artificial covering…equivalent to about 100 full-size football fields. The opening ceremony was held September 30, 2017, with the participation of the President of the Ukrainian Football Federation, Andrij Pavelko and Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister, Viacheslav Kyrylenko.
“ECO Green’s Team is excited to support artificial turf in this region with the most advanced tire recycling technology available,“ said Mr. Brad Swenson, President of ECO Green Equipment. “FFU Production’s Team is demonstrating one of the most beneficial uses for secondary rubber through use in their turf fields.”
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About the Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU)
The Football Federation of Ukraine is a national association organized to promote football development in Ukraine by the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine. The FUU works to ensure and facilitate the involvement of football through coordination efforts of citizens and organizations that are interested in its development. The Federation was founded on December 13, 1991 and is a FIFA and UEFA member since 1992
For more information on The Football Federation of Ukraine, please visit: www.ffu.org.ua
About Polytan GmbH
Polytan is a renown provider and installer of premium synthetic athletic surfaces for various organizations and applications. Started in 1969, Polytan pioneered synthetic running tracks and is now a world leading manufacturer of synthetic sports surfaces for all-weather and sports. Polytan’s team offers the full service package from sourcing, installation, maintenance and service. Polytan sports surfaces are used in competitive world competitions which include the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada and the Olympic Games in Brazil. Materials and applications are certified in accordance with international standards.
For more information on Polytan, please visit: www.polytan.com
About ECO Green Equipment, USA
ECO Green Equipment designs, manufactures, and provides superior customer support for the international tire recycling equipment industry. The company’s full line of modular-designed tire recycling systems is engineered to deliver optimum production for a wide variety of rubber aftermarkets, such as TDF (Tire Derived Fuel), wire-free chips, rubber mulch, crumb rubber, and rubber powder. Eco Green Equipment provides cutting-edge tire recycling equipment, including primary and secondary tire shredders, granulators, and the ECO Krumbuster® hydraulic mill. Each component system is engineered to customer industrial production standards and local specifications.
For more information on ECO Green Equipment, please visit
www.ecogreenequipment.com, and contact:
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ECO Green Equipment
Phone: (801) 505-6841 USA