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Used oil can be cleaned and used over and over and over.

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Recycle your used oil.

Just like a dinner plate or a pair of shoes, used oil can be cleaned and used again and again and again. All it takes is one simple drop-off at one of our public recycling centres.

We’re the British Columbia Used Oil Management Association (affectionately known as BCUOMA) and we’re a not-for-profit group dedicated to collecting and recycling lubricating oil, oil filters, oil containers, antifreeze and antifreeze containers in BC.

Our goal is to provide you with an eco-friendly and cost-effective way to dispose of our program  materials and keep everyone safe. Each year, approximately 50 million litres of oil and 3 million litres of antifreeze are collected and responsibly managed through our program.

In 2019, we collected the highest total amount of used oil in the program’s history.

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Where does all this recycled oil & antifreeze go? You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers.

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