Columbia Bottle Depots has been recognized by Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. as a 2019 Leader in Sustainability for its exceptional commitment to battery recycling! Last year, Columbia Bottle Depots collected over 5,000 kilograms of household batteries through Call2Recycle®, making it one of the … Read more about 2019 Leader in Sustainability
From Cheers to Careers! Columbia Bottle Depots is a very proud partner of Pathways Abilities Society. You can help keep individuals with diverse abilities employed by donating your empties at any one of the three Columbia Bottle Depots in Kelowna. 100% of any empties donations go directly back … Read more about Helping People with Diverse Abilities Keep Their Jobs
Columbia Bottle Depots has been in partnership with Pathways Abilities Society since 2007. Pathways is a non-profit, registered charity, whose mission is "To assist people with disabilities to reach their individual goals and contribute as equal members of community." Columbia Bottle Depots is … Read more about Proud to Help Pathways Abilities Society
Hello Friends of Columbia Bottle Depots! Encorp's Return-It program has announced today that as of November 1, 2019 "there will be a 10-cent deposit for all ready-to-drink beverage containers containing soft drinks, juice, water, energy and sport drinks up to and including 1 litre in size. … Read more about November 1, 2019: Beverage Container Deposits are Changing
Congratulations to Columbia Bottle Depots and the Cassan Family for being finalists for the Family Enterprise of the Year Award through the Family Enterprise Xchange (FEX)!! The Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA), according the the FEX website, "is unique among business awards in Canada, as … Read more about Family Enterprise of the Year Finalists!
Columbia Bottle Depots was very proud to received the Call2Recycle 2018 Leader in Sustainability Award. This award is only given to businesses that are top performing participants in their commitment to battery recycling. In 2018 alone, Columbia Bottle Depots was able to contribute close to 5,000 … Read more about Columbia Bottle Depots is an Award Winning Leader in Sustainability
Our 1936 Kent Road Depot in Kelowna, BC offers Return-It Express! Return-It Express is great for people with limited time who don’t want to sort their own product but still want a refund on their applicable recyclables. Please note there is NO FEE associated with this program! The Return-It … Read more about Don’t Want to Sort but Want a Refund?? Express Return-It!
Hello Friends of Columbia Bottle Depots! The Kirschner Depot is officially closed, BUT our new location at 1936 Kent Road, Kelowna, BC, V1Y-7S1 will be open for business on December 1, 2018 at 8:00 am. The new space on Kent Road will be able to provide more effective services to customers and we … Read more about 1936 Kent Road Depot Open for Business on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 8:00 am!
Hello Friends of Columbia Bottle Depots! We have an exciting update! The Kirschner Depot will be relocating to 1936 Kent Road, Kelowna, BC, V1Y-7S1 and will be open for business on December 1, 2018 at 8:00 am. The Kirschner depot will be closed from Monday, November 26, 2018 to Friday, November … Read more about Kirschner Depot Moving – UPDATES
Hello Friends of Columbia Bottle Depots, We have exciting news! The Kirschner Depot will be relocating to 1936 Kent Road, Kelowna, BC, V1Y-7S1 in early December of 2018. There are no plans to stop services to customers at the moment and management is expecting a smooth transition into the new … Read more about The Kirschner Depot is Moving!
Columbia Bottle Depots will be at the Kelowna Job Fair at the Delta Grand Hotel Kelowna (located at 1310 Water Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y-9P3) on October 3, 2018 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Come visit us to talk about a potential career at Columbia Bottle Depots and to grab some sweet swag! … Read more about Kelowna Job Fair – Come visit us on October 3, 2018!
Columbia Bottle Depots are very proud to be a part of Rutland Elementary School's ongoing Reducing, Reusing, and Recycling program. Rutland Elementry School's goal this year was to send all students who participated in the bottle drivers to camp. They have met their goal! Rutland Elementary … Read more about Returning Containers Sends Rutland Elementary Students Camping!