Tyrewise - Recycling for end of life tyres


Grants offered for tyre recycling ideas

October 27, 2015

Source: New Zealand Herald article Environment Minister Nick Smith is offering funding grants for new ideas to recycle about three million old tyres each year that currently end up at the landfill or illegally dumped. Dr Smith said New Zealand...Read more

Industry disappointed at Minister’s stance

September 29, 2015

A major group broadly representing the tyre industry is deeply disappointed with the stance taken by the Minister for the Environment regarding progressing stewardship outcomes for end-of-life tyres (ELTs). Representatives of the Tyrewise Working...Read more

Tyrewise project progresses

February 5, 2014

Tyrewise Working Group members have been advised by the Ministry for the Environment that they are progressing assessment of the Tyrewise application for product stewardship accreditation under the Waste Minimisation Act 2008 (WMA). “While the...Read more

Product Stewardship Organisation for vehicles formed

September 6, 2013

Tyrewise Project Manager’s 3R Group have announced the formation of a new organisation to work on product stewardship solutions for vehicles including the current project for End of Life Tyres (ELTs). This organisation is Auto Stewardship New...Read more