Tonnes (the equivalent of approx. 41 million car tyres or 70%) went to productive outcomes, according to the 2022 Australian tyre consumption and recovery report commissioned by TSA.
Of the 330,300 tonnes:
- 87,800 tonnes are reused (through retread or repair).
- 242,400 tonnes recovered and processed into tyre-derived products (TDP).
- 20% of waste tyres are recovered domestically
- 80% of waste tyres are recovered via export