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ELV targets met but future targets require investment

UK car recyclers have reached end-of-life vehicle targets of 85% recovery, including 80% recycling and reuse, according to figures from the Department for Business Enterprise, and Regulatory Reform (BERR).But according to MP Alan Whitehead, further investment will be needed to meet the higher targets proposed for the future.About two million vehicles are processed and disposed of in the UK each year, and, according to BERR, targets for recycling are to go up ...