Recycling Glass Bottles and Jars

Glass recyclingNeighbourhood recycling stations provide a separate blue bin for glass. You can also recycle glass at the Operations Compound located at 120 Hawk Avenue.


  • Glass jars
  • Glass bottles

To Prepare: You don't have to worry about removing labels, but jars should be clean and lids removed. Metal lids can go in the Mixed Containers recycling bin.

Do Not Put the Following in the recycling bins:

  • Window panes
  • Windshields
  • Ceramic materials
  • Cookware
  • Tableware

Most ready-to-serve beverage containers can be returned to the Banff Bottle Depot for a refund.