Some comments on a Korean forum were discussing a move by ASrock who wanted to upgrade the X370 to support the Ryzen 5000 processors. AMD however did not want this to happen so they pressured ASrock to not to do that.
AMD reletented to allow Ryzen 5000 on X470 motherboards. The X570 platform does run substantially better using modern higher performance parts.
The EU may weight in user the electronic waste laws. This would not be the first time the EU mandated some policy changes.