Shingles (Asphalt)

Alternative ways to recycle
Take to Landfill

Asphalt shingles can be brought to Eastern Regional Landfill and Transfer Station or 

Sustainable Pavement Technologies – Sacramento Facility
4291 Bradshaw Road, Sacramento, CA 95827
Map & Directions
(916) 533-8013

Florin Perkins Public Disposal Site
4201 Florin Perkins Road, Sacramento, CA 95826
Map & Directions
(916) 443-5120 or (916) 238-5878

The cost for disposing of concrete and asphalt with or without rebar at the ERL is $5.90 per cu. yard. For more details, see the Construction & Demolition Guidelines and Rates page.

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.


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.