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Mountain of tires being shredded at landfill

Project lets residents get rid of tires for free
A tire-shredding operation at the Montezuma County landfill is part of a cleanup and recycling effort.
A mountain of tires is being shredded for use as alternative daily cover at the Montezuma County Landfill. A tire collection project brought in 25,000 used tires from the community.
Montezuma County landfill foreman Gary Nelson works on an industrial tire shredder being used to repurpose old tires brought in by residents.
About 5,000 tires on the Ute Mountain Tribe in Towaoc were recently shredded by the tribe’s environmental department for recycling purposes.

Mountain of tires being shredded at landfill

A tire-shredding operation at the Montezuma County landfill is part of a cleanup and recycling effort.
A mountain of tires is being shredded for use as alternative daily cover at the Montezuma County Landfill. A tire collection project brought in 25,000 used tires from the community.
Montezuma County landfill foreman Gary Nelson works on an industrial tire shredder being used to repurpose old tires brought in by residents.
About 5,000 tires on the Ute Mountain Tribe in Towaoc were recently shredded by the tribe’s environmental department for recycling purposes.
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