Waste Tire End Users Fund

The waste tire End Users Fund provides rebates to end users and retailers who sell tire-derived products. Funds collected through the $1.25 waste tire fee on new replacement tires on vehicles and trailers support this program.

The following are eligible to apply for a rebate:

  • Registered end users who end use tire-derived products or waste tires in Colorado;

  • Colorado retailers who sell certain Colorado-generated tire-derived products made in Colorado; and

  • Registered waste tire haulers who are also a registered end user in Colorado.

Application process

Download an application that is attached below. All sections are required unless otherwise noted. You can also print an application and fill it out by hand. Electronic signatures are not accepted.

Send the application and supporting documentation to:
      Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
      4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
      Denver, CO 80246-1530
      Attn: EU Fund

Emailed or faxed applications will not be accepted.

Deadlines to submit applications for 2020

  • 4th Quarter 2020.
    • Timeframe: October 1st, 2020 – December 31st, 2020.
    • Due date: January 15th, 2021.

Tiering breakdown of rebate amounts

Per ton rebate for 2020
Tier 1
       Tire-derived fuel, crumb rubber
       Per ton rate: $50

Tier 2
       Molded products, rubber mulch
       Per ton rate: $25

Tier 3
       Waste tire bales, alternative daily cover, civil engineering
       Per ton rate: $12.50

Waste tire hauler rebate
       $12.50 per ton

Waste Tire End Users Fund Status – HB 20-1406 Memorandum 06.24.20