That's for sure.
Why to use the system ?
All refundable containers, such as cans and bottles, that are brought back to the store are 100% recycled. With this system, nothing is lost, all is transformed. It’s the most ecologically-friendly way to recycle your beverage containers.
About the expanded deposit system
By the end of 2023, the Quebec government will expand the deposit system to include all plastic, glass and aluminum ready-to-drink containers from 100 ml to 2 litres.
In the reverse vending machines
at grocery stores
At the service counter of any store
selling refundable containers
In collection boxes and bins found at
work or public locations
32 millions $
En ne rapportant pas leurs contenants consignés, les Québécois se privent chaque année de 32 millions $
the number of years that it takes a plastic bottle to degrade.