Used Tire News-Deerfield Beach, Fl-Reuse, Reduce Recycle the mantra of recycling anything. Used tires are a valuable part of the 300 million-plus tires discarded every year in the YS. Estimates last year from NAUTE(Used Tire Association) show used tire sales in excess of 40 million units in the US. That means 40 million used tires have been repurposed and are not part of our landfills or were processed as TDF, yet. reselling used tires is as important a part of the scrap tire process as any. Culling out and repairing and reselling usable used ires is a plus for the environment.