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Waste tire haulers:
Definitions: 14 CCR 18450 and California Public Resources Code (CPRC) 42950
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. California regulations for the collection and transport of solid waste involve meeting qualification criteria as well as vehicle and equipment standards. Haulers of waste or used tires must be registered unless they meet criteria for a registration exemption, apply for a tire program identification number, and transport the waste or used tires in accordance with the state's manifest requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. The California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) administers and enforces the solid waste rules for the entire state of California through the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). Solid waste transporters are regulated by local enforcement agencies designated by the governing body of a county or ...