Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) introduced AB 509, a bill designed to reduce greenhouse gases while simultaneously creating jobs by establishing a Tire Recycling Incentive Program (TRIP).
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Scrap tire piles have declined by more than 93 percent in the past two decades, according to a report issued by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA), the national trade association for tire manufacturers in the U.S.
Alberta’s tire recycling program has reached a significant milestone. One hundred million tires have been recycled since the program’s inception in 1992.
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), partnering with the municipality of Penn Hills, has cited Monster and Mom and Bobo’s Car Wash LLC, for illegally storing an estimated 50,000 waste tires.
After the scrap tire industry experienced a downturn in 2009 until 2011, there has been a resurgence of sorts for recyclers and end users alike.