Europe’s Tyre Waste-Recycling three million tonnes of TYRE WASTE

Europe's Tyre Waste

Europe’s Tyre Waste

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Recycling Europe’s tyre waste

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Waste tyres are potentially fully recyclable. The recovered materials can be put to other uses, in turn reducing the environmental impact of this priority waste stream.

 

eric roberts‘s insight:

Europe’s Tyre Waste mountains are receding

From what i hear the Europe’s Tyre Waste problem is slowly getting better and we are re-cycling more and more of these tyres.

We can still see piles of Europe’s Tyre Waste that have been dumped all over the place , but i think that in general  dealers are responsible people and dispose of their old tyres according to the law. The law regarding

Europe's Tyre Waste

Europe’s Tyre Waste problem, just dumped outside this French garage

Europe’s Tyre Waste is a European directive, but i have noticed that when traveling in France that almost all of the  retailers and garages have their old casings stacked at the side of the building in a massive heap, we in the UK  have had to go to the expense of a container to keep our scrap tyres in before final disposal. hey ho,we always have to play the game by the rules ?

There are now some improvements in the recycling of used tyres including mixing the tyre pellets (that are created from the waste tyre) into the tarmac that we use to make new roads with and apparently this will you a much resilient road surface.

Eric Roberts…www.pellonautocentre.com

Pellon Tyre and Auto-centre offer car and van servicing and repairs to all makes of vehicles. We are members of Unipart Car Care centres and give a nationwide guarantee for all our work and parts. We also sell car tyres online from our website www.pellonautocentre.com by using the tyre selector and choosing your tyre size. We offer courtesy cars to local motorists who need to go to work and leave their car with us for work doing. We are also an official MOT testing station and are members of Motor-codes, who carry out checks for high standard of equipment and workmanship.

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