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Kansas Waste Tire Grant

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment waste tire grant program will provide up to 50% matching funds to those awarded. People eligible to apply are Kansas local units of government and public & private schools. This includes counties, municipalities, school districts, private schools (limited to K-12), townships, park districts, etc. KDHE has created this grant opportunity to help reduce the amount of waste tires in the local landfills and stimulate the production of commercial products including playground surfacing systems made from recycled Kansas waste tires. Please contact us to receive a quote! The application deadline for the current 2018 period has passed. Applications are usually due by February 15th of each year.

To find out more information on the grant click here  http://www.kdheks.gov/waste/forms_grants.html

Playground Surface Systems Available

  • Poured In Place Rubber
  • Bonded Rubber Mulch

2017 KDHE Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

Lakeside Park, Pittsburg KS
  • 2,500 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $12,138.87 for this project
West Elementary School, Goodland KS
  • 8,156 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • KDHE awarded $34,944.30 for this project