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Nebraska Waste Tire Grant

The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality scrap tire management grant program will provide 25% matching funds to each recipient awarded. People eligible to apply are Nebraska private and non-profit entities and organizations and political subdivisions.  NDEQ 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 Nebraska 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 1st of each year.

To find out more information on the grant click here http://deq.ne.gov/Publica.nsf/pages/WAS066

Playground Surface Systems Available

  • Poured In Place Rubber
  • Bonded Rubber Mulch

2017 NDEQ Waste Tire Playground Awardees – Ecoturf Surfacing Installations

Sutton City Park, Sutton NE
  • 5,850 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • NDEQ awarded $16,059 for this project
O’Neill Elementary School, O’Neill NE
  • 7,259 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • NDEQ awarded $26,434 for this project
Stapleton Public Schools, Stapleton NE
  • 1,668 square feet of poured in place rubber surfacing
  • NDEQ awarded $4,628 for this project