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Bring The Bottle Depot To You And Get Paid

SkipTheDepot is everything you need to recycle your bottles, electronics, and clothes from the comfort of your couch. Download the app. Book a pickup. Get your deposits and your time back. Treat yo’self, or donate to charity.

Over 200 charities and more than 10,000 customers recycle responsibly with SkipTheDepot
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How It Works

Heading to the bottle depot can be messy and eat up a good chunk of your day. SkipTheDepot lets you ditch the dirty work while still getting money back! We handle the pick up and recycling, get the return. It’s an easy 3-step process!

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1. Download & Sign Up

Download SkipTheDepot from the App Store, Google Play, or visit our web app. Sign up and schedule a pickup.

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2. Book a Pickup

The morning of your pickup day, put your bags outside. Use the directions area in the app to let the driver know where to find them.

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3. Cash-out or Donate

We send you a breakdown of everything counted, followed by your depsosit within 48 hours. Cash out or donate to a local charity!

Why SkipTheDepot is awesome

Not only do we do the dirty work for you, but now you have the option to give back to your community! Donate to the scouts or your nephew’s hockey team! SkipTheDepot makes recycling your bottles and cans easy, convenient, and transparent!

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Save time

Get the app, book a pickup, put your bags outside, and enjoy the rest of your day.

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Donate your return

Use SkipTheDepot and choose a charity to donate to and get a tax receipt to boot!

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Cash-less deposits

Who carries cash anymore? Get an e-Transfer straight to your bank account.

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Continuous donations

Become a Community Partner and reap the benefits of recurring donations!

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In-app tracking

Get updates from pickup, to processing, to when your account is credited.

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It's free

Just get the app and request a pickup from your home or office.

Supporting our local communities

Our Community Partners include youth and adult sport teams, playground rebuilds, community centers, after school programs, animal rescue foundations and lots more! If you’re interested in fundraising through our Community Partner Program and to start collecting bottle donations, find more information below

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Reducing Environmental Impact

Our customers are doing their part to save the environment by recycling more than just bottles and cans

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