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Asphalt shingles

It is illegal to dispose of this item in the trash in Chittenden County, VT.

Disposal options

Reuse Options

  • Asphalt shingle sheets that are in good condition are accepted at:
    • ReSOURCE Building Materials Center | Burlington | 802-846-4015

Recycling Options

  • Loads (under 1/2 cubic yard) – All Drop-Off Centers except Burlington 
  • Loads (1/2 cubic yard to 1 cubic yard) Williston Drop-Off Center accepts small loads (under 1 cubic yard)
  • Large loads (over 1 cubic yard) – Myers Recycling Center | Colchester | 802-655-4312


  • Call Myers for cost information at their recycling center
  • Dense C & D Material pricing (by volume) apply at CSWD Drop-Off Centers.
    • 13 gallon – $5.00
    • 33 gallons – $10.00
    • 45 gallons – $15.00
    • Cubic Yard – $82.00 (this volume only accepted at the Williston location)

Limitations, regulations and other specifications

  • Asphalt shingles (asbestos-free) are banned from landfill disposal in Chittenden County.
  • Some asphalt shingles, particularly in houses built prior to the mid-1970’s, contain asbestos. Any item containing asbestos is treated separately, and must be disposed according to state regulations. For more information, see ASBESTOS.
  • Quantities of 1/2 Cubic Yard and up to 1 Cubic Yard are only accepted at the Williston location.