RECYCLE

RECYCLE

Products We Recycle

Browse through to find out which items we recycle and at which location

At Island Return It, we recycle a wide variety of items ranging from your typical bottles and cans to smoke alarms, light bulbs, flammable liquids, paint products, packaging, and more.

However, it is important to note that not all items are recyclable at all of our 6 Vancouver Island and Salt Spring locations. Please review the Recyclable Locations Table at the bottom of the page to see where each of your items can be successfully recycled. For more detail on the breakdown of returnable items, please click the Learn More button on its associated category below to get more information.

For more detail on the breakdown of returnable items, please click the Learn More button of its associated category to get more information. If at that stage you still have questions, please click the Do You Have Any Questions box in the bottom right-hand corner to shoot us a quick message.

Thanks for thinking of us and for making recycling a priority!

Beverages

All registered ready-to-drink beverage containers packaged in any kind of container can be returned at all of our locations.

Electronics

All Electronics, TVs, Peripherals and medical devices mentioned below can be recycled at Island Return It facilities at no cost.

Packaging

Plastic Bags / Glass Jars / Styrofoam –
We accept all of these products in small quantities from Vancouver Island residential areas only.

Books

Like many other valuable products in use today, the making and destruction of books can impact the environment.

Batteries

We recycle all kinds of batteries to include power tools, devices, computers and more as well as household batteries at no charge.

Power
Tools

We accept more than 300 small electrical appliances, ranging from electric toothbrushes to microwave ovens.

Small Appliances

We accept more than 300 small electrical appliances, ranging from electric toothbrushes to microwave ovens.

Paint Products

When returning leftover paint, be sure to keep products in their original containers with labels on.

Light Bulbs / Lamps

We accept lighting products for recycling without charge, including all types of lights (bulbs and tubes).

Smoke Alarms

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms – We are AlarmRecycle which is a recycling program for used or expired alarms.

Items We Recycle

 Search Each Location to Find Out Where To Return