Central Okanagan residents have numerous opportunities to recycle a wide range of items through curbside cart collection and drop-off depots.
NEW - Depot Collection Pilot for Flexible Packaging
(eg. Stand-up and zipper lock pouches, crinkly wrappers and bags, net plastic bags and more)
Starting June 1st, 2018 Recycle BC is introducing a pilot project to collect a new type of material: Other Flexible Packaging.
For information on what flexible packaging is and what is being done with it please visit Recycle BC's Flexible Packaging webpage
Depots currently accepting flexible packaging during this first phase of the pilot in the Central Okanagan include:
- West Kelowna
- Planet Earth Recycling – 1400 Industrial Road
- Boucherie Bottle Depot – 2711 Kyle Road
- Columbia Bottle Depot – 1936 Kent Road
- Columbia Bottle Depot – 680 Dease Road
- Columbia Bottle Depot – 1314 St Paul St
How to Use Your Recycling Cart
Missed Collection/ Damaged/ Missing Cart
Provincial Take Back Programs
Video - Recycling Council of BC - Why Plastic Bags Cannot Go Into Blue Carts