Used and Scrap Tire Management
Tire Disposal for the Public
Removing and disposing of unwanted or abandoned tires, reporting illegal dumping, and information about landfills that accept tires or tire pieces.
Registration, application and other requirements for scrap tire generators; transporters; storage sites; facilities including processing or recycling operations, and energy recovery from tires (including thermal decomposition); and land reclamation projects using tires.
Used and scrap tire transporters, storage sites, and facilities that process, recycle, or recover energy from tires must keep records of tire management and transfer using a manifest system, and file annual reports.
Challenges and concerns about managing scrap tires in the border area and links to state and federal resources.
Please contact us by mail, telephone, or email if you have questions or need more information about used or scrap tire management.
Beneficial Use Projects Using Tires
Find the criteria and guidance for projects utilizing scrap tires for beneficial uses.
Registered Scrap Tire Transporters and Management Facilities
Find registered scrap tire generators, transporters, storage sites, scrap tire facilities including processing or recycling operations, or energy recovery facilities (including thermal decomposition), and land reclamation projects using tires.
- 30 TAC Chapter 328, Subchapter F
State rules establishing procedures and requirements for the safe storage, transportation, processing, utilization, and disposal of used or scrap tires or tire pieces.
- Local Requirements: If you manage used or scrap tires or tire pieces you must also follow all local ordinances and regulations.