arkansas tire accountability program

Fix for underfunded Arkansas tire recycling program must wait for legislative review

BY: - August 26, 2022

A stop-gap measure to keep Arkansas’ tire recycling program running fell through on Friday, meaning scrap tire piles will keep growing in large sections of the state. A request from the Arkansas Division of Environmental Quality for $1 million from state savings to shore up the Arkansas Used Tire Recycling and Accountability Act Program was […]

Scrap tires pile up in Arkansas as state recycling funds fall short

BY: - August 25, 2022

Arkansas is on the cusp of a big rubber problem. Unusable tires are piling up at tire shops, car dealerships and waste collection sites around the state.  Those black rubber stacks will continue to grow unless state government acts quickly to patch up the program, which recently ran out of money.  The Arkansas Division of […]