Tag: DRS

Woman drinking through straw
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Making the most of a golden opportunity?

Record temperatures, holiday season and hybrid working have created a perfect storm of opportunity for growing soft drinks...

reverse vending machine
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What do shoppers actually think about Deposit Return Schemes?

Suntory Beverage & Food has unveiled the initial findings of one of the most comprehensive surveys of how...

beach litter
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Is local retail being left behind on sustainability?

Sustainability is a massive issue for consumers and is a hot topic for suppliers and wholesalers, yet local...

Highland Spring bottled water
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Got some bottle

Local retailers in Scotland have a refreshing opportunity to soak up bottled water sales in 2022. by Gaelle...

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...