ELVs and Tyres Friday 6 December 2019
5 December 2019

Commission issues ELV Review update

An online consultation launched in August on the European Commission’s current end-of-life vehicle (ELV) legislation drew 127 contributions from the industry. Each will now be considered as the Commission seeks to improve its ...


With the latest news and past articles about the end of life vehicle recycling sector and tyre recycling, or use the News Archive below to find more items.


3 September 2018

EA in fire warning to car recycling site operators


Operators of car recycling facilities have been specifically warned by the Environment Agency about the need to have fire prevention plans (FPPs) in place and to take extra care because of the generally dry weather. However, ...

9 August 2018

Used tyre exporters ‘will face import restrictions’


Exporters of used tyres from the UK need to be better prepared for potential foreign import restrictions, as some of the current destinations begin to establish internal waste collections. That’s according to Peter Taylor OBE, ...

JCB 30 July 2018

Review of CARS & MRE 2018


Following the eagerly anticipated Metals Recycling Event (MRE) & Complete Auto Recycling Show (CARS) earlier this month, letsrecycle.com reflects on some of the highlights of the two day event . With over 1,400 registered visitors ...

19 July 2018

Zorba suffers under Chinese controls


CCIC, China’s official inspection contractor for the export of recyclable materials, has reaffirmed that it will do its "utmost" to prevent “unqualified” scrap materials entering China. The remarks over ensuring that only ...

13 July 2018

ELV review will assess electrical parts in cars


VIDEO REPORT: The process of reviewing the End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Directive before the EU Commission is now getting underway. On the agenda will be how to classify the increasing amount of electrical products in cars, either ...

11 July 2018

CARS and MRE show kicks off in Stoneleigh


The eagerly anticipated CARS and MRE trade show has kicked off today at Stoneleigh’s NAEC, near Coventry, with a limited number of free tickets still available for tomorrow. The Metals Recycling Event (MRE) and Complete Auto ...

9 July 2018

Watch football coming home at CARS, Stoneleigh


The last remaining tickets for letsrecycle.com’s CARS summer party are still available, allowing for an evening of relaxed networking while watching the next step of football’s journey home. Sponsored by Hollander, ...

6 July 2018

Ward builds for growth and customers


Ward is an established metals recycling and waste business headquartered in Ilkeston. letsrecycle.com visited to find out about the company’s activities and ongoing plans for growth. In April this year, the family-owned metal ...

3 July 2018

Final countdown to CARS and MRE trade show


Some of the key names in vehicle recycling will lead a discussion on the future of the industry at the CARS and MRE show, which is now just under two weeks away. Artemis Hatzi Hull, DG Environment for end of life vehicles and ...