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Beverage Container Program


This program was implemented in 2005 all over the NWT. In Yellowknife, bring all types of empty ready-to-serve beverage containers including water, juice, milk and liquid milk products, soft drinks, energy drinks, and alcohol beverage containers to The Bottle Shop to receive your refund.

The Bottle Shop

Location: #7 Old Airport Road
Phone: (867) 873-4449

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Sunday: Closed

More Information

There is "Cash in your Trash"! For more information on this program, please visit


Take a look at the Beverage Container Recycling Poster to help you know what you can recycle for a refund.