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Tires

Publications

The following links will take you to Washington State Department of Ecology and Department of Transportation publications about tires.

Department of Ecology publications

  • 2011 Report to the Legislature - Publication 12-07-019 published in May 2012, summarizes waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002 and tire pile efforts from 2007-2010.
  • 2010 Report to the Legislature - Publication 11-07-013 published in May 2011, summarizes waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002, tire pile cleanup efforts from 2007-2010, licensed waste tire piles and transporters, and waste tire removal account status.
  • 2009 Report to the Legislature - Publication 09-07-075 published in January 2010, summarizes the total tons of waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002 and the tire pile cleanup efforts since 2007.
  • 2008 Report to the Legislature, Tire Recycling and Reuse in 2007, Tire Pile Cleanup Status for 2008 - Publication 09-07-007– published in March 2008, summarizes the total tons of waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002 and the tire pile cleanup efforts since 2007.
  • 2007 Report to the Legislature, Tire Recycling and Reuse in 2006, Tire Pile Cleanup status for 2007 - Publication 08-07-014 – published in April 2008, summarizes the total tons of waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002 and the tire pile cleanup efforts in 2007.
  • SHB 2308: Waste Tire Report - Publication 02-07-029 - published in December of 2002, gives an overview of waste tires in Washington.
  • Study of Unauthorized Tire Piles (ESHB 2085) - Publication 05-07-043 – published in November 2005, identified about 3 million waste tires stored in 50 unauthorized sites in the state.
  • Focus Sheet on Citizens Guide to Waste Tires - Publication 07-07-007 – published in January 2007, answers questions about proper tire handling and disposal in Washington.
  • Focus Sheet on Business Guide to Waste Tires - Publication 07-07-008 – published in January 2007, answers questions for businesses about selling, hauling, and storing tires in Washington. (Enfoque en Guía para Empresas Referente a Llantas Desechadas - Publication 07-07-008SP)
  • Used Tire Generation, Recycling and Reuse in Washington for 2005 - Publication 07-07-014 – published in March 2007, summarizes the total tons of waste tires disposed, reused, or recycled since 2002.
  • Annual solid waste status reports include data for tires in Washington State. These reports, from 1993 forward are at this Ecology website: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/swfa/solidwastedata/report.asp
  • Waste Tire Storage Site, checklist for review of solid waste permit application per WAC173-350-350

Department of Transportation publications