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Paper cups can now be recycled in Calgary’s blue carts

The City of Calgary recently announced that residents can recycle paper coffee cups and paper drink cups in their blue carts at home, as well as at community recycling depots...

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Bag-in-a-box beverage containers can be returned to a Depot

Bag-in-a-box beverage containers carry a deposit of 25 cents in Alberta, and can be returned to a Depot for a refund.

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Canmore Bottle Depot recognized by community and industry

On Friday, the staff of the Canmore Bottle Depot celebrated a Depot Award of Excellence, as well as a win for one of their customers in the most recent Applaud...

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Zero waste halloween tips

Happy Halloween from Alberta Depot! Even though orange is typically the colour of choice for Halloween, check out these zero waste Halloween tips you can follow to make it much...

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Waste Reduction Week is in full bloom at CF Market Mall

Alberta Depot’s Beauty of Recycling campaign was launched this past summer, promoting the environmental, economic and social benefits of returning beverage containers to over 200 Depot’s located throughout Alberta.

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How to recycle more plastics

After taking plastic beverage containers to your local Depot, you may be wondering what other types of containers you can recycle through your local recycling program.

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Family fun and free food in Fort McMurray

On September 10th, the Advanced Bottle Depot and Green Bottle Depot in Fort McMurray each hosted a free customer appreciation BBQ.

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Clever recycling project in Prince Edward Island

A long standing family-owned tourist attraction in PEI uses some creative ingenuity when it comes to recycled beverage containers.

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Community recognition for the Spy Hill Bottle Depot

The Spy Hill Bottle Depot in Calgary was the Depot of choice for the most recent Applaud a Depot winner.

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