In response to COVID-19, the Recycling Depots may be reducing their hours and services. Please contact your Recycling Depot to confirm their hours of operation prior to dropping off your electronics, paint, tires or used oil materials. Ensure social distancing best practice when visiting a depot. Thank you and stay safe!


Alberta Recycling Management Authority (known simply as ARMA) is a registered not-for-profit organization responsible for managing the province's Tire, Electronics, Paint and Used Oil Recycling Programs.

Board of Directors

Dedicated to environmental leadership, the Alberta Recycling Board of Directors has members representing a broad spectrum of stakeholders and each contribute their expertise to guide the organization.

Industry Councils

These Councils provide industry insight and recommendations to the Board of Directors on key aspects for each respective program.


Your access to the 2018-19 Annual Report, business plans, studies and more.

Regulations and Bylaws

We are governed by provincial regulations and a number of legislative bylaws to ensure the organization remains accountable to the Minister of Environment and Parks, and the people of Alberta.

Remaining Accountable to Albertans

Alberta Recycling is accountable to the people of Alberta for the responsible management of environmental fees and the environmental outcomes for the Recycling Programs. To ensure the organization remains accountable, its strategic business plan aligns with the mission, core business and waste minimization goals of Alberta Environment and Parks, and the Government of Alberta.Consistent with the Government of Alberta's governance guidelines, the following positions are publicly reported:

Vision and Mission

Inspiring a future without waste and leaving every place better than we found it.

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Building the organizational structure and the team behind the vision.

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Alberta Recycling is looking for people who want to make a difference, be part of a dedicated team, and who value work life balance.

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Committed to Alberta's Environment

Old tires, electronics, paint and used oil can pose a significant health risk when they're thrown in the garbage.

Home-grown Programs that are World-class

Our Recycling Programs are considered as some of the best in Canada and around the world.