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It Pays to Recycle!

Bottle Recycling Center in Calgary: Trail Bottle Depot

Finished with that can of pop? Don’t throw it in the garbage can! Get cash now for your beverage containers by bringing them to Trail Bottle Depot - your bottle recycling centre in Calgary and surrounding areas. You give us your empty beverage containers and we give you a cash refund. It’s that simple. Then we recycle all the returned containers we collect. So you’re also playing a part in keeping our community clean. For any further queries, you can reach us through phone or email.

Automated Counter Installed for Faster Service

We want you to have a pleasant experience when you come in to deposit your used beverage containers. Your recycling experience is now faster, easier, and more efficient at Trail Bottle Depot! To avoid long queues and missing counts of your containers and bottles, we have installed a new aluminum can and plastic bottle counting machine (TOMRA) at our facility for accurate counting. For your convenience, we have a new ATM machine so you don’t have to wait in line for a cashier. Happy recycling!

Donate Your Recyclable Containers

As a proud partner of the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, we give you an opportunity to help us with your donation to the foundation. If you come in to deposit your recyclable containers and don’t take a refund for them, you can simply put the cash in the collection bin we have at our facility for the foundation.

Refundable Containers

We accept the following containers:

How Do I Know Which Beverage Containers to Save?

In Alberta, the majority of ready-to-drink beverage containers are accepted at Trail Bottle Depot with the exception of oil-based coffee creamer containers. When you finish a carton of milk or a bottle of juice, don’t throw the container into the trash. Opt for bottle recycling in Calgary, AB, and fill your pockets with cash! You’ve paid a deposit on that container, and we’ll refund that deposit when you bring it to our bottle recycle centre in Calgary, AB. To get your deposit refund, simply collect your empties, pack them up and bring them to us - it’s that easy!

Read our recycling tips to know more about what you can do to recycle bottles.

Contact Us Today

For more information regarding our bottle recycle center in Calgary, contact us today. We also dispose e-waste in a safe manner. Reach out to us at 403-253-2155.


Earn Extra Cash

Bring us your empty bottles, cans and cartons in exchange for cash.


Help Save the World

Deposit used bottles, cans and cartons to be recycled and to reduce waste.


We Offer Pickup Services

We will pick up your used bottles from your facility and offer immediate cash.

Trail Bottle Depot

8499 Horton Rd. SW

Calgary, AB T2V 5J3 

Service Area

Calgary and surrounding areas


Monday - Saturday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Sunday 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

The depot will be open regular hours during the lockdown.


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