Recycling Depot to Reopen in Esquimalt

January 2, 2009

A new mobile recycling depot location is scheduled to open in Esquimalt in the New Year. Pacific Mobile Depots Ltd., who had operated the depot located in the Tudor House parking lot, will continue to service the Esquimalt community at this new location.

The new location will be in the rear parking lot of the Archie Browning Sports Centre, located at 1151 Esquimalt Road. The depot will operate on the second Saturday of every month from 10 am until 1 pm. The recycling depot will first open on Saturday, January 10th, 2009.

For a small fee, the material that will be accepted at the depot includes:
- Hard/rigid and soft/film plastics
- Polystyrene foam packing material
- Styrofoam insulation
- Milk/soy drink boxes & cartons
- Foil-lined bags
- Polystyrene foam cups/containers
- Electronics

The Archie Browning Sports Centre parking lot is accessible from the 1100 block of Lyall Street. There will be no mobile depot operating on Saturday, June 13th, 2009, due to the annual “Buccaneer Days” festivities.

For more information about accepted material and depot fees please visit