tires http://wkms.org en State Gives $250K to Recycled Rubber Mulch Projects http://wkms.org/post/state-gives-250k-recycled-rubber-mulch-projects <p></p><p>The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet is providing $250,000 in grants for rubber mulch in 18 playgrounds, a landscaping project and a walking trail.&nbsp;</p><p>Gov. Steve Beshear says using the recycled scrap tire mulch is environmentally beneficial. The grants come from the state's Waste Tire Trust Fund, which receives a $1 fee from each new tire sold. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 11:56:26 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 30484 at http://wkms.org State Gives $250K to Recycled Rubber Mulch Projects Waste Tire Projects Can Seek Funding http://wkms.org/post/waste-tire-projects-can-seek-funding <p></p><p>Projects using recycled waste tires in places like athletic fields and playgrounds could be eligible for an Energy and Environment Cabinet grant.&nbsp; The funding comes from the Waste Tire Trust Fund that the General Assembly established in 1998 to receive fees collected from new tire sales. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 14:21:09 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25360 at http://wkms.org Waste Tire Projects Can Seek Funding