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Glass

News

Drinks can  RAC

Deposit return scheme could raise £1.3bn for charitiesSubscription

By Mark Smulian

CPRE survey finds 73% of public would donate

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Scottish DRS 'over-zealous and ill-thought-out'Subscription

By Katie Coyne

British Glass says glass collection rates would be hit

Drinks can  RAC

Council denied cash over DRS concernsSubscription

By Mark Smulian

Zero Waste Scotland cities uncertain effect of DRS on doorstep collections

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Advisers named for deposit return scheme designSubscription

By Mark Smulian

Scotland proud to be first with a UK scheme, says minister

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Resources and waste consultations finally launched by WhitehallSubscription

By Mark Smulian

Detailed proposals cover deposit return scheme, consistent collections, producer responsibility and plastics tax

Features

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Recovery of a dwindling resourceSubscription

Successful tests in Sweden into the extraction of metals from glass waste and soils could lead to a future where we mine our old landfills for resources