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New BottleDrop Center Opens in Beaverton

Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative (OBRC) opened the new Beaverton BottleDrop Redemption Center on May 16, at 9307 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Highway. It’s fully staffed, open seven days a week from 9am to 6pm, and offers three ways to redeem Oregon deposit containers:

  • BottleDrop Account – Pre-labeled bags can be filled with deposit containers at home and dropped off 24 hours a day. Redemption Center staff will count and sort the containers. Customers can access the cash value from their account at participating grocery store kiosks or any BottleDrop location.
  • Self-Serve – Automated machines will accept up to 350 containers per day.
  • Hand Count – Staff will count up to 50 containers per person.

 

As of May 30th the grocery stores listed below will no longer be required to accept containers:

  • BottleDrop Center

    Albertsons at 5415 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Portland

  • Bi-Mart at 4750 SW Western Ave., Beaverton

  • Fred Meyer at 11425 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton

  • Fred Meyer at 7700 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Portland

  • Lamb’s Thriftway at 7410 SW Oleson Rd., Portland

  • Market of Choice at 250 NW Lost Springs Terrace, Portland

  • Natural Grocers at 12155 SW Broadway St., Beaverton

  • New Seasons Cedar Hills at 3495 SW Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton

  • New Seasons Raleigh Hills at 7300 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Portland

  • QFC at 7572 SW Barnes Rd., Portland

  • Rite Aid at 14625 SW Allen Blvd., Beaverton

  • Rite Aid at 12575 SW Walker Rd., Beaverton

  • Rite Aid at 11190 SW Barnes Rd., Portland

  • Rite Aid at 5431 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Portland

  • Safeway at 6194 SW Murray Blvd., Beaverton

  • Target at 10775 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton

  • Target at 9009 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard

  • Trader Joe’s at 11753 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton

  • Uwajimaya at 10500 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Beaverton

  • Winco at 3025 SW Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton

This new BottleDrop Center brings the current statewide total to 21, OBRC plans to open another 24 by 2020. OBRC is a member-owned, cooperative corporation that acts on behalf of beverage distributors to administer Oregon’s Bottle Bill. It collects and processes nearly all containers sold and redeemed in Oregon – that’s 1.2 billion containers per year counted, sorted, crushed, baled and recycled. The entire process is funded and managed by the beverage and grocery industries – at no cost to taxpayers.

Read OBRC’s press release about the Beaverton BottleDrop Center opening.

Updated: May 23, 2017 — 10:10 pm
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