Beverage Containers

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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.

Burgeo Green Depot

Burgeo 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.

Location: 25 Main Street
Phone: 709-886-7716
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Burnt Islands Green Depot

Burnt Islands 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: Up from the Town Hall
Phone: 709-695-7042
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Codroy Valley Green Depot

Codroy Valley 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: Behind Twin Mountain Variety Store
Phone: 709-955-2680
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Corner Brook Green Depot

Corner Brook Green Depot, owned and operated by Scotia Recycling Limited Newfoundland, 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. Scotia Recycling will also accept limited amounts of paper and cardboard from residential customers.

Location: 55 Maple Valley Road
Phone: 709-634-2025
Web: www.scotiarecyclinggroup.com

Deer Lake Green Depot

Deer Lake 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: 34 Reid Lane
Phone: 709-635-3110
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Gros Morne Green Depot

Gros Morne 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: 2 Arena Lane, Rocky Harbour
Phone: 709-458-2840
Web: www.mmsb.nl.ca/green-depots/

Pasadena Green Depot

Pasadena 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: 15-19 West End Industrial Park, Pasadena
Phone: 709-686-2376
Web: www.mmsb.nl.ca/green-depots/

Port Aux Basques Green Depot

Port Aux Basques 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: 14 Grand Bay West Road
Phone: 709-695-7042
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Stephenville Green Depot

Stephenville Green Depot, owned and operated by Scotia Recycling Limited Newfoundland, 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. Scotia Recycling will also accept limited amounts of paper and cardboard from residential customers.

Location: 196 Hansen Memorial Highway
Phone: 709-643-5003
Web: www.scotiarecyclinggroup.com

Three Mile Rock Green Depot

Three Mile Rock 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, Three Mile Rock
Phone: 709-243-7201
Web: greendepotnl.ca

West Lane Recycling

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

Location: 24 Brook Street, Corner Brook
Phone: 709-634-9313
Web: greendepotnl.ca

Town of Cape St. George

The Town of Cape St. George provides a residential collection service for garbage as well as collection and recycling services for paper, cardboard and mixed containers. They also collect organic food waste and yard waste.

Location: Servicing the Town of Cape St. George
Phone: 709-644-2290

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.