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Reverse vending machine

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

coca cola

Coca-Cola denies 'warning against' glass bottles Subscription

By Mark Smulian

Company says it does not favour plastic

Plastic bottles

Deposit return scheme 'must go beyond plastic'Subscription

By Mark Smulian

CPRE finds bottles of all kinds littering countryside

Glass recycling

Hampshire scraps glass contract and cites DRS uncertaintySubscription


Changes to be made once details of Government’s deposit return scheme are announced


ready for recycling clean glass

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