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Return-It Express & GO in North Vancouver

Recycling beverage containers just got easier for the North Vancouver community! Express & GO is the new convenient Return-It drop-off station being piloted in North Vancouver, BC. Sign up for Return-It Express today to drop off your containers in North Van without sorting or counting!

Get money back - return your refundable beverage containers

Did you know your empty soda cans, juice boxes, plastic bottles and other beverage containers could be worth some extra cash?  When you purchase refundable beverage containers in BC, you’re charged a deposit as a part of BC’s beverage container recycling system. When you return your refundable containers to a Return-It location, we give you all your deposits back!

Forget sorting and counting

Express & GO revolutionizes the recycling experience by allowing pre-bagged beverage containers to be dropped off without the need for sorting and counting. Bring your unsorted containers in transparent plastic bags to the Express & GO station — we’ll sort and count your containers for you and credit your refund to your online account.

Innovative & sustainable

Powered by solar energy, the unstaffed station is housed in a repurposed shipping container that opens early at 8 am (9 am on Sunday and holidays) to accommodate your busy schedule.


Express & GO Station

The Express & GO Station in North Vancouver is located at the North Vancouver Transfer Station on 30 Riverside Dr W, North Vancouver, BC V7H 1T4.

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday & Holidays 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

For directions, click here


Express & GO Bag Label Stand

The North Vancouver Express & GO label stand is located inside the Express & GO station. Print your tags and drop off your containers at the same location in the parking lot of the North Shore Transfer Station!

Remember - you can print extra tags to save for future drop-offs.