Solid Waste Material Data Sheet

Category: Bulky
Activity Type: Recycling
  • Handling Tips: Caution - waste tires can collect water in them in provide a breeding ground for mosquitos.
  • Mandated Recycling: If generated in Morris County, this material is required to be separated at the source by the waste generator and ultimately recycled. The material may not be mixed with garbage and additionally, materials mandated to be source separated and recycled cannot be separated from disposables by anyone or any facility but the generator at the site where the recyclables and disposables are generated.  A materials recovery facility may not perform separation of recyclables from disposables on behalf of the waste generator.
  • Special Handling: This material requires special handling other than traditional disposal and recycling facilities.

Facilities That Manage Tires

Mazza & Sons
3230 Shafto Rd.
Tinton Falls,  NJ   07753
Tel: 732-687-9737  


Pounds Per Unit Conversions

  • Each Pound weighs 1 pounds.
  • Each Tire-Passenger weighs 20 pounds.
  • Each Tire-Truck weighs 90 pounds.
  • Each Ton weighs 2000 pounds.