Case Studies

Tyres are valuable, let’s not waste them.

Every day, innovative Kiwis are making new products using tyre-derived products or fuel. Tyrewise will work with businesses and researchers to accelerate the development of domestic end markets and create consistent demand for the 6 million end-of-life tyres we generate in Aotearoa New Zealand each year.

Together we can eliminate tyre waste across the motu.

Building a better future

Golden Bay is Aotearoa New Zealand’s only local cement manufacturer, producing close to 1 million tonnes of cement a year. They co-process end-of-life tyres alongside ...
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Our place, our problem

Treadlite is one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest transporters and processors of end-of-life tyres, using the processed rubber to make innovative new products.
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Recycle, play, repeat

Matta™ manufactures safety surfacing products containing a high proportion of recycled truck tyre rubber. Their recycled products are made from up to 95% recycled materials ...
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 Tyre rubber in building foundations

Researchers at the University of Canterbury (UC) and Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR) have been investigating the use of finely shredded end-of-life tyre ...
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