Shingles that contain asbestos need to be removed by a licensed contractor. It can cause serious health risks when fibers are disturbed and become airborne. For more information on asbestos and information on proper removal procedures contact the Illinois Department of Health.
Place small amounts of asphalt shingles in the garbage. For large amounts, call your hauler to schedule a pick-up or bring to a reuse center: Always call first!
- For re-usable shingles call:
Rockford Habitat for Humanity Restore
Salvage Too/Rockford Reuse Center
To safely RECYCLE unusable asphalt shingles:
- Northwind RAS
5728 Ninth Street
Rockford, Il 61109
- Southwind RAS
4525 Prairie Hill Road
South Beloit, IL 61080
- Phone: 630-233-5700
Open Monday – Friday 7am to 3pm
- Web: www.southwindras.com