Provides for the regulation of waste tire storage, collection, transport, processing, recycling, reuse and disposal through permitting and registration programs. "Waste tire" means a tire that has been removed from a motor vehicle and has not been retreaded or regrooved. "Waste tire" includes used tires and processed tires.
The state of Florida requires that anyone who is moving more than 25 waste tires on Florida roadways be registered with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection as a waste tire collector. The current waste tire collector decals are orange on white. The garnet on white decals expired April 1, 2016, and can no longer be used. Waste tire collector renewal forms are due by March 1 of each year.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.