- Asphalt shingles can be recycled by mixing ground shingles into road pavement.
- But there isn’t enough demand to keep track of all the waste, so the vast majority still ends up in landfills.
- A roofing company has found a way to turn old shingles into new, but it will take time to scale up.
Millions of tons of shingles come off roofs and end up in landfills every year. One company says it has figured out how to turn used shingles into new ones.