(including 20 litre pails)
Used Oil Filters
Just one litre of used oil can contaminate one million litres
of water. Since 1997, over
1.441 billion litres of used lubricating oil, 123.5 million filters
and 30 million
kilograms of used oil plastic containers have been
and reused responsibly in Alberta.
In Alberta, it’s easy to drop-off used oil and related
materials. For do-it-yourself mechanics, farmers and small
businesses, there are nearly 340 year-round recycling depots
. Whether you live in Calgary, Edmonton, Red
Deer, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Grande Prairie, or any other town
or city - there's one nearby.
For businesses generating large volumes, there are many registered
available to pick up your used oil materials on
All materials recovered are recycled through registered
. No used oil material goes to landfill
disposal or is used for road oiling.
This industry-led used oil materials stewardship program is
managed by the Alberta Used
Oil Management Association (AUOMA)
The program is
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