Market Overview

Keeping asphalt shingles from becoming waste materials and reducing the use of virgin materials contributes to a reduction in overall energy consumption in the asphalt shingle manufacturing process.


Market size for asphalt shingles in the united states


tons (annual) of construction & demolition debris


tons of asphalt shingles are sent to landfills in Canada and the usa annually


per tonne in tipping fees
(city of calgary)


per tonne in tipping fees
(city of vancouver)


increase in tipping fees since jan 2016 (usa pacific region)

Case Study: Vancouver, BC

Vancouver’s “Greenest City: 2020 Action Plan” mandates a reduction of solid waste going to landfills and incinerators by 50% between 2008 and 2020. It also calls for a limited amount of space devoted to landfill sites.

Banned materials include:
• Soil and wood treated with creosote
• Drywall, concrete, metal, corrugated cardboard, and tires
• Hazardous or banned waste
• Buckets, drums, and other containers for liquids


single-family dwellings or row house units within Metro Vancouver


of 480,000 single family dwellings or row house units use asphalt shingles


of roofs replaced every year within Metro Vancouver


tons of waste asphalt shingles from Metro Vancouver homes

Providing the construction industry with clean, sustainable processing solutions.