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World Environment Day 2021 - CarTakeBack Blog

World Environment Day 2021 - CarTakeBack Blog

The World Environment Day campaign has stated that we can't turn back time, but we can take action to restore the planet. Here's some ideas to help us all be part of #GenerationRestoration.

Posted in Latest News on Saturday, 5 June 2021 by CarTakeBack

Why Car Recycling With Us Makes You a 'Recycling Hero'

Why Car Recycling With Us Makes You a 'Recycling Hero'

It's Global Recycling Day 2021 and with recyclables considered the 'seventh resource' what you do with your old car really matters...

Posted in Latest News on Thursday, 18 March 2021 by CarTakeBack

New EV battery being developed

New EV battery being developed

A new, high density rechargeable battery is being developed in Europe to provide electric cars with a claimed range of more than 600 miles on a single charge.

Posted in Latest News on Thursday, 16 May 2019 by CarTakeBack

Recycled Tyres Converted Into Fuel

Recycled Tyres Converted Into Fuel

Researchers have developed a way of using 'destructive distillation' technology to recycle old tyres into a source of biofuel.

Posted in Latest News on Thursday, 25 April 2019 by CarTakeBack

Electric Conversion Kit for Tuk-Tuks Invented in Sri Lanka

Electric Conversion Kit for Tuk-Tuks Invented in Sri Lanka

Sasiranga De Silva has developed a conversion kit that allows tuk-tuks to run on electric power, based around a lithium-ion battery. For this invention, he has recently won a grant of US$20,000...

Posted in Latest News on Friday, 22 March 2019 by CarTakeBack

How Can Kids Become Global Recycling Citizens?

How Can Kids Become Global Recycling Citizens?

Ahead of Global Recycling Day on 18th March 2019, children are being asked to join a huge, worldwide drive to ensure we have a sustainable planet ahead. How can you make a change?

Posted in Latest News on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 by CarTakeBack

7 things we learned about New Zealand drivers in 2018

7 things we learned about New Zealand drivers in 2018

Welcome to our 2018 New Zealand car stats roundup. We will be looking at 7 things we have learned about New Zealand drivers in the last year – plus New Zealand's real favourite car!

Posted in Latest News on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 by CarTakeBack

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