Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
Waste Tire Website
Recommendations and Requirements for Tire Chips
The following is a partial list of beneficial end uses for tire chips that the department has approved in the past:
- Road Base
- Turn Arounds
- Light Weight File for Levee Construction
- Erosion on Slopes
- Settlement Fill on Top of Closed Cell
- Bulk Heads
*Please Note: Each individual beneficial use must be approved by the Department on a case by case basis.
Solid Waste / Waste Tire Regulations
For the Waste Tire regulations please see Environmental Regulatory Code, Title 33, Part VII, Solid Waste - Subparts 1 & 2, chapter 105, page 123 at the link below.
Waste Tire Reports:
Waste Tire Forms:
Page last updated: January 14, 2015