98% of Alberta households recycle their beverage containers.

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RFA for Depots in Edmonton
Posted: July 25, 2014

The BCMB will be hosting a mandatory information session in Edmonton on August 22, 2014 for a Request for Applications for two depot permits within the City of Edmonton.  Click here for more information.

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What types of beverage containers are refundable?

All “ready-to-serve” beverage containers sold in Alberta are part of the collection system. There are over 50,000 beverage containers registered in the province, including: plastic drink bottles and jugs, aluminum cans, polycoat containers, glass bottles and metal cans. If you aren’t sure if a container can be returned for a refund, check with your bottle depot or go to www.bcmb.ab.ca

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