Rigid & Hard Plastic Recycling

Hard Plastic Recycling

Rigid / Hard Plastic Recycling

After signing up for the hard plastic recycling program, Westcoast Plastic Recycling will either pick up your material loosely stored or will drop off storage solutions that fit your particular recycling need. The materials is then transported back to our facility and processed to later be re-manufactured into new products. Learn more about how hard plastics are recycled click here

Rigid/Hard Plastic
Pick-up service available
Westcoast offers a loose film pick-up program, you are provided with bulk bags, cages or gaylords and we can arrange for a regular pick-up.
Various Storage Solution
Solutions to fit any situation
Westcoast offers a variety of storage solutions that allows for flexibility for the customer. View our storage solutions here…
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We have won several awards
Westcoast has won/been nominated for several awards including BBB Torch Awards, Consumer Choice, CPIA, BC Small Business Award, Richmond News and others…
CodeDescriptionProduct Examples
Polyethylene Terephtalate PolyesterSoft Drink Bottles, Strapping, Blister Packs
High Density PolyethylenePails, Milk Jugs, Mixed Bottles, Crates, Trays
PolyvinylchlorideBlister Packs, PVC Pipe, Vinyl Banner, Window Profile
Low Density Poly EthyleneSome Bottles, Water Bottle Caps
PolypropyleneContainers, Pipe, Blister Packs
PolystyreneContainers, Nursery Trays, Signs
ABS, Acrylic, Nylon, PolycarbonateComputer Plastic Scrap, Rigid Scrap, Water Bottles, Pipe, Rope, Sign Scrap
Most Common Types of Hard Plastics:
Bucket Recycling


Westcoast Plastic Recycling recycles almost all types of buckets/pails.

Pots and Trays Recycling

Nursery Pots & Trays

Pots and trays must have the dirt tapped out of them and they completely recyclable.

Strapping Recycling


We accept PP and PET strapping in all colours both chipped and loose.