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Deposit schemes cause seven-week reset

A whitepaper study on deposit return schemes (DRS) has found that it takes just seven weeks for most shoppers to rethink their relationship with...

Romania readies itself for DRS

Norwegian recycler Tomra has opened an office in Romania and is ready to support stakeholders that will operate return points in the soon-to-be-launched deposit...

Jaguars tackle conversion in the end zone

PureCycle is teaming up with the Jacksonville Jaguars American Football team to help divert “more than half a million pieces of plastics waste at...

Evian aims to ace recycling

Mineral water brand Evian is marking the 100-year anniversary of Wimbledon’s Centre Court with the launch of a limited-edition heritage label at this year’s...

US recycling coalition aims to unlock rPET supply

A recycling coalition has been launched to improve the recovery of plastics packaging and enhance the circularity of PET in the US. The PET Recycling...

NSW deposit scheme extends deal with network operator

Tomra Cleanaway will continue in the role of network operator under the state of New South Wales (NSW) container deposit scheme in Australia, after...

UK’s ‘largest-ever’ flexible plastics pilot recycling scheme launches

An industry-led consortium has unveiled what it says is the largest ever household collection and recycling pilot scheme for flexible plastics in the UK. The...

SABIC upcycles resin from ocean-bound PET

SABIC has developed a new version of its LNP Elcrin iQ resin, made with ocean-bound plastics waste via chemical recycling. The LNP Elcrin WF0061BiQ resin...

Canadian chain launches cup pilot

Canadian fast-food chain Tim Hortons has launched a reusable and returnable cup pilot in Vancouver with Return-It, as part of a mission to reduce...

Starbucks and Hubbub launch Bring It Back Fund

A £1 million ($1.2m) Bring It Back Fund has been launched by Hubbub in partnership with coffee chain Starbucks to increase reuse and remove...

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