Pricing

Refundable Containers

Aluminum Cans

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Clear Plastic / PET

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Colored Plastic

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Bi-Metal Containers

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Bags-in-a-Box & Pouches

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Glass Bottles

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Tetra Paks

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Cartons / Gable Tops

Size / Volume Refund
0 - 1 Litre 10 Cents
1+ Litre 25 Cents

Non-Refundable Containers

In case you were wondering common containers that can’t be returned are non-drink containers, any containers purchased outside of Alberta, and a small percentage of non-registered drink containers.

Glass Jars

Soup Cans

Cooking Oils

Laundry Detergent

Soaps & Body Wash

Food Containers

Yogurt Cups & Containers*

* YOP and Danactiv are acceptable

Can't Find Your Container Here?

We can help. The amount of different bottle types that can be recycled are over 130,000! If you have trouble finding your container type try entering the brand name or the number on the barcode (UPC) at the BCMB Portal.

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