The Scottish government has published a consultation on what the format and structure of a deposit return scheme should look like in Scotland.

The government has pledged to match the EU’s commitment to require all plastic packaging to be 100% recyclable by 2030.

Meanwhile the Automatic Vending Association (AVA) says it plans to formulate its response before the September deadline by gathering views from members and from the work done by the AVA Commodities & Environmental Sub-Committees.

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