State of New Mexico > Environment Department > Solid Waste Bureau

Harold Runnels Building Room N2150
1190 St. Francis Drive - P.0. Box 5469 Santa Fe, 87502-5469
Phone: (505) 827-0197 Fax: (505) 827-2902

Tire Management Program

Contact: William Myers at 505-827-0559 or

Laws and Rules

Permit Application Forms

Guidance Document for:

Scrap Tire Haulers

Scrap Tire Haulers Manifest Information

Current Scrap Tire Annual Report Forms:

Due March 1, 2017


NM Tech - NMDOT Tire Bale Research Project

Handbook: Standards for Tire-Bale Erosion Control and Bank Stabilization Projects:  Validation of Existing Practice and Implementation. 

  • This study/handbook was prepared by New Mexico Institute of Mining &  Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering and the New Mexico Department of Transportation, Research Bureau.
  • For more information, link to the NMDOT web site listed below and page down to the second "Maintenance" on the page.


New Mexico Tire Bale Civil Engineering Applications – Case studies of projects constructed from 1999 to 2011*

*Please be advised that all tire bale civil engineering applications / projects require a permit from the NMED Solid Waste Bureau.  They may also require permits from the US Army Corps of Engineers, NMED Surface Water Quality Bureau, and local government agencies.  Be sure to contact the appropriate government authorities before starting your project.

Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Pavements in New Mexico – Market Feasibility and Performance Assessment

This research and report was funded by a RAID Tire Grant awarded to the South Central Solid Waste Authority in FY 2011.

Resources for Tire Information




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