Beverage Containers

Northern Peninsula

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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.

Port Au Choix Green Depot

Port Au Choix 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: 4 Woodland Drive
Phone: 709-861-3348
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Roddickton Green Depot

Roddickton 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: 9 Cloud Drive
Phone: 709-457-2601
Web: greendepotnl.ca

St. Anthony Green Depot

St. Anthony 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: North Street Industrial Park (across from Hydro)
Phone: 709-212-1195/709-212-1197
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.