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CARROT Program
(Clean Air Retrofit, Replacement, and Off-Road Technology)
A Voluntary Emissions-Reduction Program

The 2020 Lawnmower Discount Program has ended

Thank you for your interest in the program. Please check for updates each Fall and Spring

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2020 Division of Air Quality's Lawn Mower Exchange

2020 Division of Air Quality’s Lawn Mower Exchange – CANCELLED

The 2020 Lawn Mower Exchange has been cancelled due to public safety concerns regarding Covid-19. The Exchange is scheduled to resume Spring 2021. Please check back for updates.

Approximate Locations of Lawn Mower, Trimmer, Snowblower Exchanges (Recent Years)

2019 Lawn Equipment Exchange: Survey Results

  • 1,259 mowers and 972 trimmers exchanged
  • Survey results based on 912 responses

2019 lawn mower equipment exchange survey results

1- Calculated by comparing a new, model-year 2019, passenger car on the road in Salt Lake County in 2019 to an average 4-stroke lawn mower.

CARROT Program

The CARROT Program was enacted in 2014 by the State Legislature for the DAQ to encourage fleet owners to reduce emissions from heavy-duty engines and non-road equipment. The Program assists the Division in carrying out its mission to protect public health and the environment from the harmful effects of air pollution from mobile sources. The CARROT Program provides incentives through grants, rebates, exchanges, and low-cost purchase programs.

Contact Information

Courtney Ehrlich
Air Quality Policy Section
Division of Air Quality