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New Era in Residential Asphalt Shingle Recycling - February 1, 2021

  Gemaco Sales Ltd partners with Empower Environmental Solutions Ltd (a division of Northstar Venture Technologies Inc.) to open a... more »

Unwavering focus and resolve... - September 22, 2020

  Unwavering focus and resolve will see recycling of residential asphalt shingles start again!  Beginning R & D is in... more »

Asphalt Shingle Recycling Facility - Due Diligence Continues - June 16, 2020

  Test runs of the front end of the proprietary process, first developed in 2010, are a success. Strides taken and fine tuning continues... more »

Delta, BC - Asphalt Shingle Processing Plant Nearing Completion - November 18, 2019

  1st Phase Operational with 2nd Phase Projected Up and Running by Year End. The 3rd quarter of 2019 saw the completion of the... more »

Significant Progress Continues - September 18, 2019

  Significant progress continues in the states, with the use of both pre and post consumer roofing shingles, in hot mix asphalt (HMA). In... more »

Calgary, AB - No Used Asphalt Shingle Recycling - May 25, 2019

  No recycling for Tear Off or Post Consumer Residential Asphalt Shingles In Calgary as of September 2018. Best practice is to always... more »

Asphalt Shingles 101 - January 26, 2019

  Asphalt Shingles 101 A clear, informative article to help with educating yourself when choosing a new roof. https://www.iko.com/na/learning-center/roofing-101/facts-myths-about-asphalt-shingles/ more »

With continued determination.... - December 19, 2018

  With continued determination...2019 will see Residential Asphalt Shingle Recycling forge ahead. 2019 will see Residential Asphalt... more »

2018 Demo Days - A great success! - December 19, 2018

  A great turn out of current and potential Rotochopper customers. As always Rotochopper Demo Days is a great display of each piece... more »

2018 Compost Demo Day - February 18, 2018

  Rotochopper was proud to be part of Compost Demo Days held in Ellenwood, Georgia.  In BC and Alberta our farmers know about... more »

2018 January - Rotochopper Grinding Those Mighty Fine Pines - February 18, 2018

  Grinding your waste piles....mighty fine pine. https://youtu.be/NhZt-AL-iJg more »

We're Proud to Represent Rotochopper - Hurricane Irma - February 18, 2018

  We're Proud to Represent Rotochopper in BC and Alberta.    https://youtu.be/9vHSl_9qDXI   more »

2017 Rotochopper Demo Days - February 18, 2018

  Another great display of the "Perfect In One Pass" purpose built equipment this year at Rotochopper Demo Days. https://youtu.be/hHiHG4zHof0 Reducing... more »

The Journey of Asphalt Shingle Recycling Continues - February 23, 2017

  "Canadian Roadways - The Journey of Asphalt Shingle Recycling"     Canadian Roofing Contractor &... more »

2016 Rotochopper Demo Days - September 7, 2016

Demo Day is just a couple weeks away, but there's still time to save your spot. Rotochopper is gearing up to show you what you're... more »

Rotochopper Celebrates 25 Years! - November 25, 2015

  Congratulations Rotochopper in Celebrating 25 Years strong.  We are proud to represent this excellent equipment and be part... more »

Demo Days - A great success! - November 25, 2015

  Gemaco is proud to represent Rotochopper in BC and Alberta.  Awesome equipment and great company to be part of. Watch the video... more »

Rotochopper Demo Days are on! - September 15, 2015

  Gemaco is proud to represent Rotochopper.  Get up close and personal with the equipment and the people that design, build,... more »

Terry Charles attended Waste Expo in Las Vegas - June 2015 - June 25, 2015

  Terry Charles attended  WasteExpo 2015 in Vegas the beginning of this month. Inspired by continually seeing innovation; new... more »

Operational Factors When Using RAS - June 25, 2015

  Terry Charles attended ConExpo and enjoyed this presentation; “Operational Factors When Using RAS”  by Lee Gallivan... more »