California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Recycling Market Development Zone Program

Beneficial Use Seminar: Recycled Products in Highway Construction--The Use of Industrial Byproducts in Highway Construction

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  • Date/TimeMonday, April 20, 2009 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
  • LocationCity of San Diego Environmental Services Department9601 Ridgehaven Court San Diego, CA 92123-1636 Auditorium
  • Sponsored By:

    Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) 2002 Recycled Materials Policy

    The 2002 FHWA Recycled Materials Policy states in part that recycling and reuse can offer engineering, economic and environmental benefits, and that recycled materials should get first consideration in materials selection.


    10 a.m.--Welcoming Remarks: Chris Gonaver, Director, Environmental Services Department, City of San Diego

    10:15 a.m.--Federal Highway Green Highway Program: Jason Harrington, Office of Pavement Technology, FHWA

    11:15 a.m.--The Use of Scrap Tires in Highway Construction: Michael Blumenthal, Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA)

    12:00 a.m.--Lunch

    1:00 a.m.--The Use of Tire-Derived Aggregate in California: Stacey Patenaude, California Integrated Waste Management Board

    1:45 p.m.--The Use of Construction & Demolition Materials in Highway Construction: William Turley, Construction Materials Recycling Association (CMRA)

    2:30 p.m.--Break

    2:45 p.m.--The flow of used tires from California to Baja California: Dr.Paul Ganster, SDSU

    3:30 p.m.--Wrap-Up and Adjourn

  • Last updated: March 30, 2009
    Recycling Market Development Zone Program:
    Zone Assistance: Regional Zone Contacts or, (916) 341-6199