ERJ staff report (DS)
Sundbyberg, Sweden – Swedish tyre importers don’t check the levels of PAH oils in the tyres they sell, according to a survey by KEMI, the Swedish chemicals agency.
During the summer and autumn of 2012, the Swedish Chemicals Agency inspected some thirty companies in Sweden that import motorcar tyres. The companies were asked to describe how they work to ensure that imported tyres do not contain polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) at levels that are prohibited.
The extent and quality of their reports…