Robert Weibold is taking part in MERAS IX symposium held May 9-10 in Ajman, UAE. For all interested parties, meetings can be scheduled on request. To schedule a meeting with Robert Weibold, please send an inquiry to

Organized by Hikmat International Recycling, MERAS IX aims at bringing together delegates from more than 34 countries to discuss problems and opportunities in the field of recycling in Middle East. The symposium invites all interested parties to hear from others who are making difference, to learn about new trends and discuss important current and emerging recycling issues related to the GCC and Middle East region. In particular, the symposium also highlights tire and plastic recycling issues and updates.

The two-day event provides opportunities for tire recycling companies to network, lay a foundation for collaboration, establish business relationships and consider new ideas, for MERAS VIII will be oriented at sharing and learning. This time, the main emphasis of the symposium will be tire recycling technologies, cons and pros, including ambient grinding, gasification, pyrolysis, cryogenic grinding, water jet granulation, etc.

Main symposium topics will include:

  • Pyrolysis Oil,
  • Carbon Black and Steel Rubber Plastic Composite Railroad Sleepers
  • Thermo-Plastic Elastomer (TPE)
  • Rubber Wood Profiles
  • Rubber Flooring
  • Soaker / Leaky Pipes
  • TDF – Tire Derived Fuel,
  • TDA – Tire Derived Aggregate
  • Rubber Concrete
  • Asphalt Rubber – Rubber Modified Bitumen
  • Rubber Mulch
  • Devulcanized Rubber – Rremoving Sulfur

 Who is going to attend

  • Governments
  • Environmental protection agencies
  • Consultants
  • Contractors
  • Engineers
  • Operators
  • Educators
  • Businesses
  • Recycling equipment manufacturers and technology providers

For more information on the agenda and participation, please click here.