Why We Recycle OTR Tires

With no one providing OTR recycling service to the level that small tires are being recycled, we could see opportunity to work hard, innovate with our equipment and methods to create a successful business. OTR tires present a variety of problems ...

The Tire Recycling Process: From the Field to the Facility

The first step for us to recycle OTR tires is to transport them from the mine site to our Northern Utah facility. We realize this is a large expense, but with customers in six states, our central location makes sense ...

Mining Tire Recycling

Some of our biggest contracts here at Western Tire Recyclers are from the mining industry. Not only does our state-of-the-art tire recycling equipment appeal to the mines. Our understanding of how the industry functions has been a key factor in ...

Tire Pollution is a Big Problem Today

Tires have helped us travel from place to place for hundreds of years. Without them, life would be a lot more difficult. But once we wear those tires out, what do we do with them? Are we turning them in ...

Horse Water Troughs

A lot of companies out there sell horse water troughs that just don't last. The material erodes over time. Tires, on the other hand, are designed for years of hard usage. They never decompose. Our tire water troughs at Western ...

Recycling Tires: A Clean Earth and a Healthy Economy

Every year, literally tons and tons of tires are thrown away. A growing threat to the environment across the globe is in fact improper disposal of used tires. Not only does it make the environment completely unappealing visually, but it ...

History of Giant Rubber Water Tanks

Who came up with the idea? Giant rubber water tanks were invented by a frustrated Wyoming rancher in the early 1980's. He fought with the replacement costs and inconvenient demise of several traditional water troughs on his ranch. While he was ...

Benefits of Tire Water Tanks

Have you ever heard of water tanks, troughs, or waterers made out of rubber tires? Rubber water tanks were for the first time made a reality in the early 80’s by a Wyoming rancher. The driving force behind this man's ...

Our Website Redesign!

We have redesigned our website and made it easier to update, so that we can keep our visitors up-to-date on everything that happens. We have included a blog onto the site which will enable all of our visitors the opportunity ...