Tyrewise - Recycling for end of life tyres

Meeting with the Minister for the Environment

August 30, 2013

Representatives from the Tyrewise Working Group and Trustees of the product stewardship organisation Auto Stewardship New Zealand will be meeting with the Hon Amy Adams, Minister for the Environment in Wellington on 24th September.

The Minister has indicated she is keen to see an effective and enduring solution implemented for End of Life Tyres (ELTs) but not at any cost. This meeting provides an opportunity for the representatives to present how the working group propose to maximise participation/effectiveness and minimise compliance costs/cost to consumers and importantly demonstrate industry readiness for stewardship of ELTs.