- Passenger and light truck tires
- Motorcycle tires
- Camper tires
- Trailer tires
- Transport, bus, semi-trailer & dump truck tires
Used tires must be off the rim, free of mud and debris, and in whole form (tire fragments are not accepted).
What’s not accepted
There are no levies applied to ATV, OTR, forklift or other industrial tires as these tires are not collected under MMSB’s Used Tire Recycling Program. Consumers interested in disposing of these types of tires should contact their municipal waste disposal site for appropriate direction.
- TIRES WITH RIM
- ATV/DIRT BIKE TIRES
- FARM/INDUSTRIAL/CONSTRUCTION TIRES
- TIRE FRAGMENTS
When a new highway tire is purchased in Newfoundland and Labrador, a one-time environmental fee is applied, based on the diameter of of the tire rim. Retailers submit the fee to support the cost of tire collection and processing.
|$3.00/tire||17 inches or less|
|$9.00/tire||greater than 17 inches and equal to or less than 24.5 inches|
What happens to used tires?
Tires collected through the program currently are shipped to an end market in Quebec and used as fuel in cement kilns, which displaces reliance on other heat sources such as coal, a carbon emitting pollutant.