Beverage Containers

Southern 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.

Bayside Academy

Bayside 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: Port Hope Simpson
Phone: 709-960-0252
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Eagle River Development Corporation – Black Tickle

Eagle River Development Corporation 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: Black Tickle (open seasonally)
Phone: 709-938-7373
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Eagle River Development Corporation – Cartwright

Eagle River Development Corporation 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: Main Road, Cartwright
Phone: 709-938-7373
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Mary’s Harbour Recreation Centre

Mary’s Harbour Recreation Centre 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: Mary’s Harbour
Phone: 709-921-6950
Web: greendepotnl.ca

St. Lewis Academy

St. Lewis 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: St. Lewis
Phone: 709-939-2245
Web: greendepotnl.ca

William Gillet Academy

William Gillet 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: Charlottetown
Phone: 709-949-0223
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.