Beverage Containers

Northern Labrador

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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.

Amos Comenius Memorial School

Amos Comenius Memorial School is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: 1 Nanuk Hill, Hopedale
Phone: 709-933-3815
Web: greendepotnl.ca

BL Morrison School

BL Morrison School is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Postville
Phone: 709-479-9811
Web: greendepotnl.ca

JC Ernhardt Memorial School

JC Ernhardt Memorial School is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Makkovik
Phone: 709-923-2275
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Jens Haven Memorial School

Jens Haven Memorial School is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Nain
Phone: 709-922-2813
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Mushuau Innu Natuashish School

Mushuau Innu Natuashish School is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Natuashish
Phone: 709-478-8972
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Northern Lights Academy

Northern Lights Academy is part of a network of Labrador schools and organizations that act as Green Depots to accept used beverage containers included in MMSB’s Beverage Container Recycling Program.

Location: Rigolet
Phone: 709-947-3350
Web: greendepotnl.ca

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.