Council waters down labelling proposal for tyres

EU criteria for tyre efficiency would remain as they have been since 2009 under a new negotiating position adopted by EU member states today

EU criteria for tyre efficiency would remain as they have been since 2009 under a new negotiating position adopted by EU member states today.

The European Commission set out proposals in May 2018 to update the information provided to consumers on how tyres affect fuel efficiency, safety and noise, in part to reduce overall vehicle emissions and the release of microplastics through tyre abrasion.

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