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Upgraded used oil and antifreeze recycling centre opens in Abbotsford


We are pleased to announce that the GFL Environmental Depot located at 34613 Vye Road, Abbotsford has been updated. This upgraded facility now has two new 2,200 litre used oil storage tanks and one 1,100 litre tank for the responsible collection and storage of returned used oil and antifreeze materials.⁠ ⁠

“The GFL Environmental Depot in Abbotsford earned the second spot on our Top Collector Awards list for 2022,” said David Lawes, CEO, Interchange Recycling. “I am really proud of this depot and how they have continued to operate our program through their business. Our ability to properly recycle and re-introduce used materials back into B.C.’s circular economy is important work that requires growing infrastructure to enable safe collection, handling, and storage.”

“We’re a busy depot and this upgraded infrastructure will allow us to keep even more used oil, used antifreeze and their containers out of the environment,” said Don Mahew, GFL Environmental Depot, Abbotsford. 

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Through the Interchange Recycling’s Infrastructure grant program, the organization continues to seek out opportunities to upgrade or build new recycling facility locations across BC, to improve reasonable access for British Columbians to accessible and free used oil recycling centres. Municipalities, private businesses, non-profit organizations, and other sectors interested in infrastructure grants can find out more at

Interchange Recycling would like to acknowledge that the GFL Environmental Depot in Abbotsford is located on the traditional
and unceded territory of the Stó:lō people, the Sumas first nations and Matsqui.