You can also recycle with PDM Recycling

PDM Mobile Recycling provides Fee Recycling for PE & PU Foam, styrofoam food containers, Car Seat etc.

Monthly Service: Third Saturday of the month

Address: Lord Byng Secondary School , 3939 West 16th Ave (enter parking lot off Wallace St.), Vancouver, BC

Hours of Operation: 9am – 12pm (noon)

The Green Depot accepts the following items:

Alternative Recycling Location Company Name Full Address Free
Light Bulbs / Light Fixtures Hewer Home Hardware 4459 West 10th Avenue Yes
Smoke & CO Alarms London Drugs 2230 West Broadway Yes
Styrofoam Go Green Bottle & Recycling Depot 2286 Ontario Street Yes
Soft Plastics Go Green Bottle & Recycling Depot 2286 Ontario Street Yes
Cell Phones & Batteries Staples (UBC Village) 2135 Allison Road, Unit 101 Yes
eWaste Staples (UBC Village) 2135 Allison Road, Unit 101 Yes
Small Household Appliances Vancouver West Bottle Depot Ltd 1253 W 75th Avenue Yes

For items that the Green Depot does not accept :

View the checklist below. You can also check out the following online resource for more recycling information: RCBC Recyclepedia

Not Accepted in Green Depot Company Name Full Address Free
Printer Ink and Toners Staples (UBC Village) 2135 Allison Road, Unit 101 Yes
Writing Instruments Staples (UBC Village) 2135 Allison Road, Unit 101 Yes
Automotive Batteries Canadian Tire – Cambie 2290 Cambie Street Yes
Engine Oil and Filters or Antifreeze
The Garage (More Locations)
4066 MacDonald St. Yes
Car Tires Canadian Tire – Cambie (More Locations) 2290 Cambie Street Yes
Household Paints Go Green Bottle & Recycling Depot (More Locations) 2286 Ontario Street Yes
Clothing / Textile Donation Salvation Army – Thrift Store 261 E. 12th Avenue Yes
Home Furniture (Good Condition) Salvation Army – Thrift Store 261 E. 12th Avenue Yes
Mattress City of Vancouver Transfer Station 377 West Kent Avenue North No
Home Furniture City of Vancouver Transfer Station 377 West Kent Avenue North No
Propane Tanks Refillable City of Vancouver Transfer Station 377 West Kent Avenue North Yes
BBQ / Hot Pot Butane Tanks City of Vancouver Transfer Station 377 West Kent Avenue North Yes
Large Appliances City of Vancouver Transfer Station 377 West Kent Avenue North Yes