What might a well-designed Deposit Return Scheme look like?

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Industry consensus is building over how best to recycle plastic bottles, reports Hubbub's Trewin Restorick

It is estimated that only three per cent of drinks packaging is collected for recycling whilst consumers are 'on-the-move'. To boost this figure, government is consulting on the introduction of a Deposit...

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