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.

Italy establishes End-of-Waste standards through legislation

Our thoughts are with all our readers, wherever they are. At this difficult time, there is not a country in the world where COVID-19 has not had an impact. We are all facing a challenging time in our lives and our businesses.

Germany’s ZARE has highlighted the level of illegal tyre dumping in a revealing incident map

Coronavirus has hit IFAT with the huge waste and environmental exhibition being postponed until November.


As tyre collectors come under pressure due to the drop in export markets, the TRA advises against cheap collectors  

New Dehli tyre recyclers hit by religious rioting. 200 tyre shops destroyed, 400 families impacted

Indian Scrap body calls for National Recycling Policy and has urged the removal of import duty on waste.


The Tyre Recovery Association warns that moves by India and other Asian countries to improve environmental compliance will drive market adjustment.

New Zealand tyre recovery and recycling remain a problem poorly handled by the government. Critics claim that money has been wasted on ill-thought-out projects.

A Landowner has foot the bill for clearing a tyre dump, as Natural Resources Wales forced the individual to clear the site at his own expense.


Make sure you don't miss a single issue

Click here to subscribe and we'll make sure of it.