Tag: DRS

Tin can with DRS label
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Frustration mounts as DRS gets kicked further down the road

It’s been a rocky road for Scotland’s proposed Deposit Return Scheme with the latest decision seeing the implementation...

Empty bottles and cans
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Scottish government confirms start date for DRS

The Scottish government has confirmed that a deposit return scheme in Scotland will launch on 16 August 2023....

Ray Georgeson
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Zero Waste Scotland appoints new Head of Resource Management, Waste & Recycling

Zero Waste Scotland has named Ray Georgeson as its new Head of Resource Management, Waste and Recycling. Joining...

Tomra M1 reverse vending machine
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Viridor and TOMRA collaborate on DRS bid

Viridor and TOMRA have teamed up to bid for the design, build and operation of the Scottish deposit...

Reverse vending machine
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Circularity Scotland appointed DRS scheme administrator

Circularity Scotland has been confirmed as the administrator that will oversee operation of Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme (DRS)...

Empty bottles and cans
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DRS administrator created

The organisation that will be in charge of running the Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) in Scotland has been...

reverse vending machine
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DRS scheme administrator created

The organisation that will be in charge of running the Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) in Scotland has been...

Empty bottles and cans
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Applications open for DRS exemptions

Zero Waste Scotland is now accepting applications from retailers who wish to be exempt from collecting empty single-use...

Together we recycle. Britain recycles.
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Retailers should set recycling example, public says in Britvic survey

An overwhelming majority of the British public (93%) think that it’s important that retailers set an example to...

Greencity Wholefoods
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The rise of ethical retailing

One of the possible long term legacies of coronavirus looks set to be an increase in consumer interest...