APPENDIX B: Interview Protocol for Tire Recycling Plant Employee
How long has JP Routhier & Sons, Inc been in the tire business?
What parts of the tire do you manage to recycle?
What is the most significant source of your scrap tires?
What tire derived product do you make the most of?
Who buys your tire derived product?
Do you create any tire derived fuel?
If yes, who generally finds a use for this fuel?
What are some hazards involved with the recycling process?
How do you create tire derived fuel?
How do you separate the steel from the tire?
What is done with this steel?
What are your products used for?
What is the most common use?
About how many tires do you deal with on a daily basis