Recycling Collection

Recycling is collected on a bi-weekly basis. Please refer to the Curbside Collection Schedule for more details.


Acceptable items (source: Recycle BC):


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For more information, please call Engineering Operations at 604-526-4691 or email .

  • *To obtain refund where applicable, return these to your local Return-It bottle depot.
    Note: Please do not bag recyclables or tie items together.

    Please place all your recyclables into the single-stream recycling cart. It's quick and easy, no sorting required - just give it a quick rinse and toss it in the cart!

    Please note: Glass is no longer accepted in your blue cart. Glass must be taken to the Recycling Depot for recycling.
  • **Recycle at the City's Recycling Depot.
    *** Can be recycled at the Salvation Army at 774 Columbia Street (rear entrance).
    **** Can be returned to your local pharmacy.

    Have more recycling questions?
    Please contact RCBC online or call the hotline at 604-732-9253.

    Recycling will be collected on a bi-weekly basis. Please refer to the Collection Schedule for more details.

  • Have more items you would like to recycle? Find out how and where to take them:

    • Review items accepted at the City's Recycling Depot
    • Visit for information on what can be recycled.  Search materials using the Waste Wizard, download a full material list, or scroll down to view a summary of accepted materials and where to take them.
    • Contact RCBC's Recycling Hotline at 604-RECYCLE or visit Recyclepedia. Review the index of materials and where to take them or download the app.
  • Engineering Operations
    T 604-526-4691