2019 Depot Award Recipients
Each year at the ABDA’s Industry Conference, the industry takes time to appreciate and recognize the excellent performance of depots around the province.
To see the list of winners from this year’s Conference, CLICK HERE!
METRO CHANGE OF LOCATIONS
Currently, no Metro change of locations will be considered while the BCMB undergoes an RFA process review. The timeline for this review will be re-evaluated in March 2020 and more information will be available at that time.
Increased Container Deposit Values in BC
The Government of British Columbia has decided to increase the deposit value for non-alcoholic beverage containers returned in BC.
CLICK HERE for more information!
HANDLING COMMISSION REVIEW
The BCMB commenced the 2019-2020 Handling Commission Review in February.
For more information related to this HCR , click HERE!
The BCMB by-laws have changed.
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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.
Alberta’s beverage container recycling industry is proud to celebrate a return rate of 86%, 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.