Shingles (Asphalt)

Alternative ways to recycle
Blue Line Transfer

Construction materials don’t belong in the garbage or recycling and are not accepted as part of the bulky item collection program. They may be self-hauled to Blue Line Transfer or collected via roll-off box (fees apply). 

Find a Shingle Recycler

Asphalt shingles are easily recycled, and new facilities are opening up to meet this growing demand. Locate the nearest shingles recycling facility.

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Do Not Remove Nails

Shingles recyclers accept roofs with nails in them, so do not remove the nails. The recycling operators use a powerful magnet to separate nails from the asphalt.

Alternative Ways to Recycle

Ask Your Contractor If They Recycle

Before hiring a contractor to work on your roof, see if they have services in place to recycle the asphalt shingles for you.

Did You Know?

You’re Driving on Recycled Shingles

Roof shingles are easy to recycle into asphalt roads because they’re made without materials that would comprise their recyclability.