Product Stewardship

Press Release: 14 March 2012 Nick Smith

Tyre recycling initiative announced

Government will provide funding of $133,000 to the Product Stewardship Foundation to explore recycling options for used tyres, Environment Minister Nick Smith announced today.

“This funding will be used by the Foundation to work with tyre industry importers and retailers to identify the best way for New Zealand to recycle and re-use our used tyres,” Dr Smith says. Click here to read the rest of the press release>


An information based website, Tyrewise has recently been launched. You can view the Tyrewise website here.