Liverpool England 2012

IRT 2012 Program:

The history and purpose of the International Roundtable on Auto Recycling (IRT). Steve Fletcher, IRT Chair.

Country Reports:
• Canada – Automotive Recyclers of Canada (ARC)
• Europe – European Group of Automotive Recycling Associations (EGARA)
• India – Society of Indian Automotive Manufacturers (SIAM)
• Japan – Japanese Automotive Recyclers Association (JARA)
• USA – Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA)

Sosho Kitajima, President/CEO, Super-Line Partners Network
The effects of the 2011 Earthquake and Tsunami on the Auto Recycling Industry

Country Reports:
• Australia – Australian Automotive Recyclers Association (AARA)
• Malaysia – Malaysian Automotive Recyclers Association (MAARA)

Anja Tomazic, Manager ELV Business Relations, GM Europe
EV/Hybrid Vehicles; International Dismantling Information System (IDIS)

Paul Fox, EGARA Chairman
ELV Recycling Now and in 2020

Steve Fletcher, ARC Managing Director
The Canadian Automotive Recyclers’ Environmental Code

Open Discussion

Announcement of the 2013 IRT in Phoenix Arizona USA.


CARS Program:
CARS includes two days jam packed with techniques and information to give you real benefits to help your business. The programme has been designed to not only inform but also to focus on increasing your opportunities to improve the efficiency and profitability of your operation.

Friday June 15th 2012
• Air conditioning refrigerants – the future – Dave Kingston
• How to grow sales without buying cars – Robert Counts
• Where have all the ELVs gone – Peter Stokes
• Closing the loop with plastics from ELVs – Piers Grummitt
• Trading without cash – Ken Mackenzie
• JCB and the auto recycler – Rik Kiddle
• Technology for profit – Peter Riddle
• Compressing air costs – don’t waste it – Roy Dalton

Saturday June 16th 2012
• Specialist parts need specialists – Becky Barube
• Operational sameness – Quality every time – Robert Counts
• Trading internationally and the level playing field – Peter Mathews
• Making Health and Safety work for you – Phil Wass
• Reaching the 95% target – Axion
• The need for real standards – Steve Wright

To download the presentations:

International Roundtable on Auto Recycling