Tires

Iowans generate more than 3 million waste tires each year. Proper management and disposal of waste tires is vital to ensure the quality of the environment and public health and safety.

Tire Recycling Fees

  • Passenger Tires - unmounted (limit 4) - $5 each
  • All other tires or more than four passenger tires - $300 per ton

Tire Recycling Location

101 Airborne Road
Dubuque, IA 52003

What are tires recycled into?

  • Aggregate drainage material
  • Rubber wood chips
  • Crum rubber for athletic fields 
  • Tire derived fuel