Note: This list is updated quarterly. This list is current as of June 26, 2023.

While you can’t recycle them with other items in your blue box, plastic bags can be made into dozens of useful new products, from construction, fencing, and deck materials, to new bags. Many retailers in Manitoba will accept, collect, and return single-use plastic bags.

The following retailers have bins located at their front entrance. It is important to call and confirm with your local store first.

Below is a list of drop-off locations that will accept your return of plastic bags:


  • 1225 St. Mary’s Rd (St. Vital Centre), Winnipeg, MB

  • 755 Sterling Lyon Parkway, Winnipeg, MB
  • 3477 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB
  • 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
  • 77 Vermillion Road, Winnipeg, MB
  • 850 Dakota Street, Winnipeg, MB
  • 420 Main Street, Stonewall, MB
  • 55 Centre Street, Gimli, MB

Safeway logo

  • Safeway Marion and Braemar
    285 Marion At Braemar, Winnipeg, MB
  • Safeway Osborne and Kylemore
    655 Osborne At Kylemore, Winnipeg, MB
  • Safeway River East Plaza
    1441 Henderson Hwy, Winnipeg, MB
  • Safeway Transcona
    654 Kildare Avenue East, Winnipeg, MB
  • Safeway Corral Centre
    921 18 Street North, Brandon, MB

  • 1399 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, MB
  • Unit 5-1555 Regent Avenue W, Winnipeg, MB
  • Unit 410-400 North Town Road, Winnipeg, MB


  • 94 – 7th Avenue, Gimli, MB
  • 2100 Saskatchewan Ave, Portage La Prairie, MB


Superstore CMYK

  • 1578 Regent Ave W, Winnipeg, MB
  • 1035 Gateway Rd, Winnipeg, MB
  • 3193 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB

Walmart logo

  • 1016 Manitoba Ave, Selkirk, MB

  • Dakota Family Foods
    1099 St. Mary’s Road, Winnipeg, MB
  • Stonewall Family Foods
    330 3rd Avenue S, Stonewall, MB





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