ACCEPTED CONTAINERS

Below are the items that we accept and what they're

worth. Please check to see what you can redeem.

To get a refund you must return the containers to the

province where the containers were purchased.

ALUMINIUM

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (equal to or less than 500ml)

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

 

OTHER METAL CONTAINERS
Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

CLEAR PLASTIC CONTAINERS

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (equal to or less than 500ml)

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

OTHER PLASTIC CONTAINERS

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (equal to or less than 500ml)

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

GLASS CONTAINERS

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Domestic Refillable Glass Beer Bottles

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.10

Alcoholic Beverages (equal to or less than 500ml)

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

TETRA AND GABLE TOP CONTAINERS

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic Beverages (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

OTHER CONTAINERS

Non-Alcoholic Beverage Pouches

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic in boxes or pouches (equal to or less than 500ml)

Deposit $0.10

Refund $0.05

Alcoholic in boxes or pouches (more than 500ml)

Deposit $0.20

Refund $0.10

(Wine in a box must have the bag in order to be returned for a refund.)

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NON-ACCEPTED CONTAINERS (Non-Deposit Bearing) 

The following beverages are not considered ready-to-drink
beverages and therefore, do not have a deposit.

What do I do with Other Containers? 

All non-deposit bearing beverage containers, as well as all other types of empty recyclable containers (food, household cleaning products, etc.), should be recycled through your regional solid waste commission’s recycling program.

  • Powdered or frozen juices (E.g. Minute Maid, Cool Quenchers, Old South, etc.)

  • Concentrates (ex: lemon juice mix, Slush Puppy syrup, vanilla extract, etc.)

  • Fruit syrups

    Not part of the program:
  • Infant formula

  • Containers greater than 5 litres

  • No wine kit boxes are subject to the deposit/refund program

  • Milk and milk products (ex: milk, chocolate milk, cereal cream, yogurt, eggnog, etc.)

  • Milk substitutes (ex: soya milk, Almond Breeze milk, coconut milk, hemp milk, Silk milk, etc.)

  • Meal replacements, nutrition shakes and liquid dietary supplements (ex: Ensure, Boost, etc.)

  • Containers purchased outside New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, including other provinces and the USA, etc.

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