Examples of businesses that buy used tires include tire recyclers, retreaders and rubber companies. Some local tire shops and gas stations also buy used tires. Alternatively, list used tires on specialty car websites to sell to individuals.
Use a phone book or search online to find local tire recyclers, retreaders and rubber companies. Inquire local companies regarding tire purchasing policies, including how much they pay for tires and what types of tires they purchase. Contact several different businesses to find the best offer.
Tire recycling services are also available online on websites such as LibertyTire.com and BASRecycling.com. Tire collection policies vary from company to company. Liberty Tire offers backdoor pickup, drop-and-hook and drop-off sites.