Consultation of Deposit Return Scheme (DRS)
The UK Government is currently consulting on a new deposit return scheme to be implemented in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
This consultation is primarily aimed at:
- Businesses that produce, sell or import drinks in single use containers.
- Organisations involved in the management and recycling of packaging waste including local authorities, waste management companies, brokers and exporters and UK reprocessors.
- Packaging compliance schemes.
- Other organisations such as professional and membership organisations, NGOs, consultants and charitable/voluntary bodies who have an interest in packaging and how packaging waste is managed in the UK.
- The public.
For more information and your chance to respond, click here.