StartELT Prevention

 

Tyre producers are obliged to prepare and submit to the authorities of the region in which they operate an END OF LIFE TYRE PREVENTION PLAN aimed at minimising the impacts on the environment..

 

In 2010 SIGNUS submitted to the Ministry of the Environment and the different regions its End of Life Tyre Prevention Plan for 2010-2013.

 

         

 

Aim of the Prevention Plan

 

The main aim of the Plan is to identify mechanisms for extending the useful life of tyres and facilitating reuse, recycling and other forms of recovery, in addition to prevention measures. A total of 16 measures have been identified which can be taken throughout the various tyre-life stages: design, production, distribution and consumption.

 

Plan Monitoring

 

Producers must report the outcomes of any measures implemented and demonstrate their degree of attainment of all the Plan's objectives.