SmartWay Verifications for AcuTread Alliance Group

The AcuTread Alliance Group has announced that two of its treads are now verified under the provisions of the Federal EPA SmartWay programme. The newly certified patterns are the Michigan based company’s 445/50 STT1 13/32nd Trailer/Drive Tread and the SAT 17/32nd Trailer/Drive Tread.

“The precision manufacturing process and operational advantages of mould cure retreading are now available in a SmartWay verified trailer/drive retread,” said Technical Director of the AcuTread Alliance Group, Bob Majewski. “AcuTread remanufactured retreads are produced under strict processing guidelines by authorised AcuTread Licensees.”

Jon Langerak President/CEO added; “we are proud and excited with the advancements and growth we are having in our industry with these remanufactured products.” The AcuTread Alliance Group manufactures and distributes tyres from locations in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia as well as through a network of dealer associates.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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