Beverage Containers

Baie Verte-Green Bay

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Residents and businesses throughout the province can recycle beverage containers through MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

You can return beverage containers to a Green Depot to receive a refund or place them in the blue bag where curbside recycling services are available (excludes glass bottles). View a complete list of accepted containers.

The following beverage containers are NOT accepted in MMSB’s program:

  • Refillable beer bottles such as Quidi Vidi, Labatt and Molson are accepted as part of a reuse program operated by local brewers.
  • Milk cartons are accepted with mixed containers as part of curbside recycling programs, where available. See Mixed Containers for more information.

Baie Verte Green Depot

Baie Verte Green Depot is part of a province-wide network of Green Depots accepting used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: 308 Highway 410, Baie Verte (Behind the Subway Restaurant)
Phone: 709-532-4232
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Green Bay South Green Depot

Green Bay South Green Depot is part of a province-wide network of Green Depots accepting used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: 16 Pilley’s Island Road, Robert’s Arm
Phone: 709-652-3290
Web: greendepotnl.ca

La Scie Green Depot

Baie Verte Green Depot is part of a province-wide network of Green Depots accepting used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Main Highway, La Scie
Phone: 709-675-2378
Web: greendepotnl.ca

South Brook Green Depot

South Brook Green Depot is part of a province-wide network of Green Depots accepting used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Main Road (Rear of old Pentecostal school)
Phone: 709-673-3009
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Springdale Green Depot

Springdale Green Depot is part of a province-wide network of Green Depots accepting used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program. This depot also accepts paint and electronics.

Location: 381 Little Bay Road, Springdale
Phone: 709-673-3312
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Green Bay Waste Authority

Green Bay Waste Authority provides collection and disposal services for garbage and bulk waste, as well as collection and recycling services for beverage containers, paper and cardboard throughout all communities in the sub-region of Green Bay.

Location: Servicing the Green Bay sub-region
Phone: 709-657-2233
Email: info@greenbaywaste.com
Web: Green Bay Waste Facebook Page

Think About It

Donate beverage containers to a charity or non-profit fundraising initiative.

Properly prepare beverage containers: empty all liquid and remove caps and straws.

Check out MMSB’s Office Recycling Guide to start recycling beverage containers at the office.