6,655,276 Stanley Cups
1,378 Space Shuttles
9 Calgary Towers
Albertans achieved a beverage container return rate of 86% in 2018 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 103,156,780 Kg of waste that is diverted from our landfills.
Returning empty beverage containers is a simple, flexible way for students to earn extra cash. What would you spend your refund on?
In 5 Fun Ways to Raise Recyclers, we offered creative ways to teach your little ones about recycling.