New Jersey Awards Grants To Get Rid Of Scrap Tire Piles

Trenton, N.J. — The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has awarded a total of $2.2 million in grants to 16 local governments to eliminate stock tire piles and to run tire collection programs.

The grants range in size from $25,000 to $300,000. The largest cleanup site contains approximately 20,000 tires.