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Under the Act 2939 and Presidential Decree No. 116 (Government Gazette A '81/5.3.2004), for alternative management of old tires out the responsibilities of producers, importers of tires. Under these importers to ensure optimal management (thermal use, recycle) all the used tires collected by the points of reflection. The voulkanizater, where the change of old tires on vehicles are required to surrender their old tires in a certified alternative management.

According to the EU Landfill Directive (1999/31/EC) which became law in July 2001 whole tyres must be banned from landfill by no later than 2003, and shredded tyres no later than 2006.