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Central Okanagan residents have numerous opportunities to recycle a wide range of items through curbside cart collection and drop-off depots.

This 30 second video provides quick tips to help with proper curbside and depot only recycling.


Recycling Guides

How to Use Your Recycling Cart

Missed Collection/ Damaged/ Missing Cart

Depot Locations 

Provincial Take Back Programs

Other Flexible Plastic Packaging - Accepted at Depots Only
All Recycle BC depots in the Central Okanagan accept a new category of recyclables - Other Flexible Plastic Packaging including: 

  • Stand-up and Zipper Lock Pouches
  • Crinkly Wrappers and bags
  • Flexible Packaging with Plastic Seal
  • Woven and Net Plastic Bags
  • Protective Packaging ie: bubble wrap

For information please visit Recycle BC's Flexible Packaging webpage or click here for a great visual of what is accepted

List of Depots

  • West Kelowna
    • Planet Earth Recycling – 1400 Industrial Road 
    • Boucherie Bottle Depot – 2711 Kyle Road
    • Westside Residential Waste Disposal and Recycling Centre - 2640 Asquith Road 
  • Kelowna
    • Columbia Bottle Depot – 1936 Kent Road
    • Columbia Bottle Depot – 680 Dease Road 
    • Columbia Bottle Depot – 1314 St Paul Street 
    • Glenmore Landfill Recycling Depot - 2720 John Hindle Drive

Videos -

Wondering what goes in your curbside cart?  KelownaNow's Kent Molgat catches up with
the RDCO Waste Reduction Office to find out:


Recycling Council of BC - Why Plastic Bags Cannot Go Into Blue Carts




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