Jean-Paul Bouysset has 38 years experience in the Rubber and Carbon-Black Industries including laboratory control, technical assistance and marketing, in Western Europe and Africa. He holds a degree of Rubber Engineer and has been working for different international companies including Phillips-Petroleum, Continental carbon, Columbian chemicals. In 1992 he created his own company D.Z.S for Rubber chemicals, for Carbon-Black(Birla-Carbon), laboratory equipment(Titan). He retired in 2005 and since then has been a consulting engineer in rubber recycling, pyrolysis and rubber regeneration and is a partner of Phenix-Technologies SAS. He is member of AFICEP (French rubber engineers association), ASTM (D36 r CB committee) and has been an ETRA V.P for 21 years (European Tire Recycling Association). He created the ETRA Pyrolysis Forum and active in different funded projects to develop the characterisation and use of secondary raw materials produced with post consumer tyre pyrolysis and devulcanisation.He is member of the SMG group (Sustainable Materials Group) founded by the Technical center ARTIS (Avon UK) .
Interests : New secondary raw materials(characteristics and markets) produced by pyrolysis,devulcanization ,granulation and micronization of used tyres .
Funded projects : DEVULC PROJECT France*
PYROL-X PROJECT Norway*
RECYCLTYRE PROJECT Germany-France*
TYGRE PROJECT Italy*
*country of the coordinator