Deposit Return Schemes

Reverse Vending Machines (also known as RVM’S) are the pit pony of the bottle deposit systems.

Scotland Deposit Return Scheme

Scotland was the first part of the United Kingdom to announce that it is bringing in a deposit return scheme for drinks packaging. Scotland’s deposit return scheme will increase the quality of materials for recycling, the materials will be non contaminated, pure, separated and ready for recycling. The Scottish deposit return scheme (DRS) will improve recycling rates and reduce litter significantly.


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