Scrap tire round-up gathers millions of units

Oct. 24, 2006

This year's Keep American Beautiful campaign collected more than 2.5 million scrap tires

The program took place from March through May.

Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc., along with its BFS Retail & Commercial Operations LLC unit, participated in the clean-up.

Twenty-one percent more scrap tires were collected via the campaign during 2006 than 2005, according to Keep America Beautiful officials.