Essential information for end of life vehicle dismantling, depollution and recycling


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Legal Services

Schofield Sweeney

Schofield Sweeney is a law firm which takes the time to understand its clients and their business. Clients have access to partners and lawyers who are straight talking and cost effective. We can advise you on all aspects of your business including environmental compliance, company law, property matters, employment law, wills, disputes and litigation. We know you don’t want to spend money unnecessarily so we offer practical solutions quickly and efficiently.

We have a team of specialized and expert lawyers, including Craig Burman, used to be the Senior Managing Lawyer at the Environment Agency dealing with enforcement and prosecutions. Craig can give you advice to help you and your business on a wide range of environmental issues including your environmental permit, waste, annual returns, enforcement notices, local authority issues, and regulatory compliance.

Owain Griffiths

Owain Griffiths

Head of Circular Economy at Volvo Cars

Owain joined Volvo Cars in June 2021 to lead Circular Economy in the Global Sustainability Team. The company has committed to being a circular business by 2040 and has financial, recycled content and CO2 based targets for 2025, all of which Owain is working across the company to make happen. Owain previously worked for circular economy consultancy Oakdene Hollins where he advised businesses on evidence led circular economy implementation. 

Turning into a circular business and the importance of vehicle reuse and recycling.

The presentation will cover the work Volvo Cars is doing to achieve 2025 but mainly focus on the transformational work towards 2040 and the business and value chain changes being considered. Attention will be paid to the way vehicles are being dealt with at the end of life and the complexities of closing material and component loops. Opportunities and challenges which Volvo Cars is facing will be presented including engagement with 3rd parties and increasing pressure from stakeholders.