Government moves towards all-in deposit return scheme

By Dan Peters | 13 October 2021

The Government is moving towards backing an all-in deposit return scheme (DRS) for all plastic bottles, glass bottles and aluminium drinks cans, The MJ understands.

With a final decision on the scope of the scheme in England and Northern Ireland yet to be made, the District Councils’ Network (DCN) is continuing to argue against an all-in model that has been backed by campaign groups.

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