Our History

TOMRA was founded on an innovation for return of empty beverage containers more than forty years ago. In a small shed in Asker, Norway, the brothers Petter and Tore Planke created a solution to a problem: a local grocer wanted a machine that could quickly and easily take back empty bottles. This was the beginning of TOMRA.

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TOMRA Innovation

Innovation has always been at the core of TOMRA.

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Rethink. Reimagine. Resource.

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Our Organization

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TOMRA Leadership

To us, leadership is about daring to rebel against the way we consume, waste and discard today. The world is at the dawn of a resource revolution – and we are leading it.

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TOMRA's Business Strategy

Creating value through two strong business areas

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Corporate Responsibility

TOMRA’s mission is to create sensor-based solutions for optimal resource productivity, making sustainability profitable – with increased relevance and meaning.

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