This grant program provided funding on a competitive basis to research institutions, businesses, and other enterprises to promote the commercialization of new and existing products that will consume significant quantities of California tire-derived rubber or develop new products from tire rubber and/or innovative technologies for tire recycling.

Grant Programs 

This program was last offered in the 2004-05 fiscal year, and was replaced by the Tire-Derived Product Business Assistance Program, which is now discontinued.