11 Oct 2023 Case Studies

Child car seat recycling is about more than just sustainability (3R Group)

It’s estimated 100,000 child car seats expire each year in Aotearoa New Zealand, with the vast majority going to landfill. That’s despite 67% of the average seat’s material (by weight) being recyclable or reusable. Many parents and caregivers are also unaware child car seats have an expiry date.

Child car seats during dismantling