When you recycle your empty beverage containers at Uptown Bottle Depot, you’re not only helping keep Calgary clean, you’re putting money back in your pocket! All ready-to-serve beverages that are sold in Alberta carry a deposit, which is eligible for a refund upon return.
Any container 1L or less will get you a 10-cent refund, while containers over 1L are worth 25 cents. This includes: glass, aluminum, PET, HDPE, bi-metal, plastic foil, gable top and other plastics. Containers sold in Alberta that are still intact and between 35 millilitres and 20 litres will be accepted.
If you have any questions about which containers qualifies for a refund, don’t hesitate to give us a call!