Saturday, 24 February 2018


Currently California does not have a state specification that includes the use of recycled asphalt shingles.  The California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) has created fact sheets about asphalt shingle recycling that can be found at:

Asphalt Roofing Shingles Recycling: Introduction (CIWMB Pub. #431-97-031)

Asphalt Roofing Shingles in Asphalt Pavement (CIWMB Pub #431-97-033)

Asphalt Roofing Shingles in Aggregate Base (CIWMB Pub #431-97-032)

Asphalt Roofing Shingles in Cold Patch (CIWMB Pub #431-98-013)

Please contact state regulatory offices or recycling operators to find out more information below:

California Shingle Recyclers

California State Contacts

California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS) 

Hamid Moussavi
Division of Pavement Management
Office of Investigation & Construction Support

California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

Gregory Dick
Sr. Integrated Waste Management Specialist
Statewide Technical and Analytical Resources Branch
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA  95812
fax: 916.319.7161

Julie Trueblood
Integrated Waste Management Specialist
Local Assistance and Market Development Branch
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA  95812
fax: 916.319.7237

Environmental Protection Agency Contacts: 

Janet Page
Associate Industrial Hygienist
Environmental Protection Agency
Division of Occupation Safety & Health Department (DOSH )
Asbestos Unit
2211 Park Towne CIR Suite 1
Sacramento, CA  95825
fax: 916.483.0572

EPA Regional Asbestos Contacts: 

EPA Region 9
75 Hawthorne Street
San Francisco, CA  94105 

TSCA Coordinator
Ron Tsuchiya
Mail Code: CMD-4-2
fax: 415.947.3583 

NESHAP Coordinator
Bob Trotter
Mail Code: A-3-3
fax: 415.744.3579

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Last Updated: ( Tuesday, 19 August 2014 )