The development of the pyrolysis project extends the interests of the group and see it becoming involved in an operation that will gradually contribute to the goals of Chile’s Law 20.920 Extended Producer Responsibility and Recycling Promotion (REP).
Government & Legislation News
In this section of the Tyre & Rubber Recycling website, you will be able to read about political and legislative matters that could be due to impact the industry.
TRA Support Restrictions in India
The UK’s Tyre Recovery Association welcomes the call by Indian campaigning body Social Action and Environment Group (SAPE) to ban dangerous forms of tyre reprocessing in India.
Indian Ban Imminent
India’s National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board to regulate the import of waste tyres, which are used in pyrolysis industry, to prevent India from becoming a dumping ground.
Concerns About Pollution in Gambia Grow
Gambians awaken to the environmental exploitation in their country
TSA Adopts Waste App
Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) has partnered with the Snap Send Solve reporting application to develop an easy way for members of the public to report local stockpiles or dumping hotspots.
Tyre Stewardship Australia Reacts to Waste Ban Proposal
Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) congratulates the vision set by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) at its meeting held Friday 9 August in Cairns.
Australia to Ban Waste Exports
Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison has announced plans to ban the export of plastic, paper, glass and tyre waste. The move has been wholeheartedly supported by state and territory governments across Australia.
New Zealand Heads Towards EPR for Waste Management
After years of indecision the waste disposal issues in New Zealand finally look like there may be some structure put in place to deal with waste arisings.
IRSG Moves to Consider End of Life Rubber
The International Rubber Study Group has long been concerned with sustainability. In a discussion with the Secretary General Salvatore Pinizzotto, Tyre and Rubber Recycling heard how until recently the main focus of the IRSG had been on the sustainability in the natural rubber value chain.
Highways England Get On-Board with Rubberised Asphalt
A section of road between junctions 23 to 22 on the southbound carriageway of the M1 near Leicester has been laid with the new surface which has been developed by Tarmac.