Last updated Dec. 8, 2017

The Scrap Tire Advisory Group consists of state legislators, tire industry representatives and the general public. Other representatives include the following Missouri state agencies: Department of Transportation, Department of Economic Development, Department of Conservation, State Fire Marshall's Office and Office of Administration.

Responsibilities of the group:

  1. Evaluate the focus and accomplishments of the current Scrap Tire Program and make recommendations for legislative, rule or procedural changes to the department
  2. Assist the department in establishing eligibility requirements and application priorities for a Scrap Tire Grant Program (review annually)
  3. Recommend future workgroup members to fill vacancies
  4. Serve as the scoping group for all scrap tire rulemakings
  5. Invite other people from other areas of the scrap tire industry as necessary to present other needed perspectives regarding specific topics

For more information, contact Dan Fester with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Solid Waste Management Program at 573-751-5401.

Upcoming Meeting



Dec. 1, 2017, 1-3 p.m. - Agenda newGasification PowerPoint from Aries Clean Energy, showing a new potential use for scrap tires

  • Gasification plant supplementing a wastewater treatment plant -- waste to energy

Nov. 4, 2016, 1-3 p.m. - Agenda

May 6, 2016, 1 -3 p.m. - Agenda and Presentation

Nov. 20, 2015 - Agenda and Presentation

Oct. 3, 2014 - Agenda

Meeting Location and Map:

1730 E. Elm Street Map icon.
Bennett Springs Conference Room
Jefferson City

You can view a listing of the department's events and meetings along with the dates, times and locations by visiting the department's online calendar.