Numurkah tyre dump operator jailed and the company has been fined $50,000 for its part in the saga.
Government & Legislation News
Spanish Ecologists Fight Cement Kilns
Spanish environmentalists fight plans to burn more tyres in cement kilns. Click on the link to discover more about this news.
North Yorkshire Council Acts on Waste
Hambleton Council believes an incrase in fly-tipping of tyres is related to increased recycling costs.
German City Carries Cost of Clean-Up
Saarbrucken city council was driven to clear an abandoned tyre site in Dudweiler of a large amount of tyres that had been collected and abandoned.
Lancaster Firm Fined for Illegal Operation
Lancaster firm, Carbon Grid Ltd. has been fined for an illegal recycling operation. Click here to read more.
California Tries Again on Recycling
California has been trying for fourth time to develop tyre recycling fees and targets.
New Zealand Determined to Reinvent the Wheel
New Zealand starts new tyre recycling study despite a ready option being available. Click here to read more.
Australia’s EPA Expects to Place Heavy Fine on Stawell Owner
Australia's EPA take man responsible for Stawell tyre dump to court. Further charges are anticipated to recoup clean up costs.
Manitoba Approves 5-Year Stewardship Plan
Manitoba's Ministry of Sustainable Development has approved Tire Stewardship Manitoba's five-year plan for scrap tyre management.
New Zealand Authorities Block Tyre Stockpile
New Zealand’s Hamilton City Council last year, entered a deal with a company called Eco Vision to help remove a 150,000 unit tyre stockpile in Frankton.