The abandoned Viva tire recycling site is currently filled with about 600,000 to 800,000 tires.
Shred-it was awarded the contract based on its success and experience providing information security services to the public sector.
Beginning in 2019, October 24 will be dubbed Recycle Your Mercury Thermostat Day.
The acquisition delivers a large-scale solution to impending waste and recycling challenges.
The installation was installed in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to raise awareness about the global plastic waste crisis.
The new plant has a contract with PV Cycle France to recycle 1,300 tonnes of solar panels this year.
The technology allows for the continuous production of Loop PET products.
The closed loop process allows tires to be recycled into tires.