A waste tire is a tire which is no longer usable for its original intended purpose because of wear, damage, or defect or a tire which has been discarded or disposed of by its owner.

Extend the Life of Your Tires

  • Check the air pressure in your tires at least once a month.
  • Regularly check the tread depth of your tires.
  • Rotate your tires every 6,000 miles as a rule of thumb.
  • Practice good driving habits. Observe speed limits, steer clear of potholes and debris on the road.
  • Finally, be alert to changes in vehicle handling, and look for uneven wear on your tires.

Recycling Locations

  • Tire Recycling Companies
  • Riverside County Landfills

This information above is offered as a public service in an effort to eliminate illegal and improper waste disposal. As the information may not be comprehensive, the Department encourages the public to research additional companies that are available for the services sought. The companies are not affiliated, endorsed or regulated by the Department. Accordingly, as with any professional service, please confirm the accuracy of the company’s information and request copies or verification of the company's license and/or permits to provide the service, prior to utilizing its services. Under no circumstances, directly or indirectly, shall the Department be held responsible or liable for reliance on this information.  If you would like to include your company on the list, please contact Waste-Approval@rivco.org or call (951) 486-3200.