Keeping Depot Customers & Staff Safe
With the recently declared state of public health emergency and new temporary restrictions in Alberta to reduce the transmission of COVID-19, depots are still ensuring the health and safety of depot customers and staff. Click here to find out more.
2021 Depot Awards of Excellence
The beverage container recycling industry’s 2021 Depot Awards of Excellence have been announced. Depots across Alberta are being celebrated during Waste Reduction Week for their excellence in service, programs, and industry operations. The BCMB was once again pleased to nominate depots for the Program Excellence Awards. Click here for a list of this year’s winners as well as the recipients of the Industry Excellence and Service Excellence Awards.
BCMB Congratulates Emerald Award Winners
The BCMB was honoured to co-sponsor and co-present the Waste Management Category at the 30th Annual Emerald Awards and congratulates the winners and nominees. Click here to read more.
BCMB Applauds Alberta Government’s Move Toward EPR
The BCMB is pleased to see the Government of Alberta taking steps to develop a made-in-Alberta solution to plastics, packaging, paper, and hazardous household waste. Click here to view the BCMB News Release on this topic.
Where is your nearest depot? What beverage containers can be returned for a refund? What are the refund amounts? Click above for answers to these and other questions about recycling your beverage containers.
The BCMB QMS is where Depot Operators can submit tickets to industry partners.
Did you know that Albertans returned nearly 700 million plastic beverage containers for recycling in 2020? That’s a collection rate of 78.5%!
CLICK HERE to find out what’s happening in the beverage container recycling industry.