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Residents are encouraged to use the recycling programs provided to them by RecycleBC as a first choice option for their recyclables.

RDNO Recycling Drop Centres

The RDNO provides Recycling Drop Centres at all six of our Recycling and Disposal Facilities (RDFs) and Transfer Stations throughout the North Okanagan for both residents and businesses.

Containers are provided at each site for loose, comingled recyclables such as cardboard, newspaper, mixed paper, food grade aluminum, tin and ridgid plastics #1-7. 

It is important to note that the RDNO Recycling Drop Centres are sepeate from any Residential Recycling Programs and Depot programs provided by Recycle BC.

These Drop Centres are managed by the RDNO, and are funded by RDF recycling and disposal fees.

Recycling Drop Centre Information

RDF Hours and Locations


Residential Curbside Collection

The Residential Recycling Programs in Armstrong, Coldstream, Enderby, Lumby, Vernon, and Electoral Areas “B”, “C”, and parts of “D” and “F” are run by Recycle BC.

Emterra Environmental collects Printed Paper and Packaging (PPP) from single family residences and select Multi-Family Complexes.

For a complete list of recyclable materials accepted at Recycle BC Depots and in your Residential PPP Recycling Program, visit

For more information about the Recycle BC PPP Recycling Program please contact Recycle BC at 778-588-9504 or [email protected].

Glass & Styrofoam Collection

The RDNO encourages residents to drop off their glass and styrofoam recycling at one of four (4) Recycle BC Depots in the North Okanagan that accept these items free of charge.

Residents can take container glass (bottles and jars), and styrofoam recycling to the following Recycle BC depots:

  • Interior Freight & Bottle Depot - 4205 24 Street, Vernon
  • Venture Training Centre - 4240 Alexis Park Drive, Vernon
  • Armstrong/Spallumcheen Bottle Depot - 3730 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
  • Lumby Bottle Depot - 1818 Miller Street


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