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The garage where you have your tyres replaced and where you buy new car tyres will take in your old tyres free of charge. Do you want to dispose of passenger car tyres yourself? Then you can dispose of them in the special car tyre container at one of the environmental centres.

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  • You can only hand in car tyres without rims at the waste disposal site. Rims can be handed in at the container for metals.
  • Car tyres are not bulky household waste. You can therefore not to be collected as bulky waste.


Garages, car and tyre service companies collect some eight million used car tyres every year. Specialised processing plants recycle these old tyres. During separation, reusable materials are taken out, such as rubber, steel and textiles. These materials are processed separately and reused again.