The BCMB is mandated to regulate and enhance a leading beverage container system that protects Alberta’s environment.
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.
Search for any of the almost 150,000 beverage containers registered in Alberta.
Alberta’s beverage container recycling industry is proud to celebrate a return rate of 86.2%, exceeding the goal of an 85% return rate set by the Government of Alberta. This equates to over 2 billion containers being returned to depots annually. This success is not only due to the hard work of industry stakeholders, but also to Albertans who are becoming more and more aware of the benefits of beverage container recycling and protecting our environment.
CLICK HERE to find out what’s happening in the beverage container recycling industry.