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Albertans achieved a beverage container return rate of over 86% in 2016 and we’d like to thank our dedicated communities for their efforts. Well done, Alberta! Each year Alberta bottle Depots collect over 2 billion beverage containers, which equals more than 107,324,978 Kg of waste that is diverted from our landfills.
A beverage container recycling program can be started anywhere, by anyone. In order for Alberta’s beverage container recycling programs to flourish in an office, home, business, school, hotel, condo, or a public space they need to be developed using the right tools.
The Universal Bottle Depot in Camrose was the recipient of the latest winning Applaud in the Applaud a Depot program.
The most recent recipient in the Applaud a Depot program is the Walden Bottle Depot! This location is the newest Depot in Calgary, and is a fantastic example of the...