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04 September 2018

TOMRA appointed as a container refund point operator for Queensland container deposit scheme 

Global sensor-based solutions provider and reverse vending leader TOMRA will run 10 container refund points for a new container deposit scheme in the Australian state of Queensland.

20 August 2018

How do container deposit schemes work? 

Around the world, demand is growing for countries to increase their recycling rates for bottles and cans, as a means to fight litter and ocean plastic and conserve scarce resources. To meet this challenge, many regions are considering container deposit schemes, which see 70% to almost 100% of all drink containers returned for recycling. Learn more about what container deposit schemes are and how they work. 

30 July 2018

Kristine's eXXpedition diary: The final week

TOMRA circular economy communicator Kristine M. Berg shares her experiences on board the final week of the eXXpedition voyage's first leg, as the crew discusses solutions to marine litter and approaches land at last.

15 July 2018

Kristine's eXXpedition Diary: Marine Litter Research

TOMRA circular economy communicator Kristine M. Berg shares her experiences on board the second week of the eXXpedition voyage, as the crew measures marine litter in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

06 July 2018

Kristine's eXXpedition Diary: The Voyage Begins

TOMRA circular economy communicator Kristine M. Berg shares her experiences on board the first week of the eXXpedition voyage as they set sail for the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

25 June 2018

Hitting the seas: Beach Clean Day 2018

TOMRA circular economy communicator Kristine M. Berg joined a voyage along the south-western coastline of Norway to clean beaches and raise awareness of marine litter.

25 June 2018

All-women’s scientific research expedition sets sail across the North Pacific gyre investigating solutions to ocean plastic pollution

Today ‘eXXpedition North Pacific’, in collaboration with recycling innovators TOMRA, sets sail from Honolulu, Hawaii on a scientific research mission led by award-winning British skipper and ocean advocate Emily Penn to investigate solutions to the devastating impact of single-use plastic and toxics in the world’s oceans. 

15 June 2018

Taking a dive into the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

This summer, TOMRA will be sailing with ocean plastic research mission eXXpedition, documenting marine litter in the North Pacific Ocean. eXXpedition will sail through the gyre of plastic pollution known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

08 June 2018

Setting sail: Meet TOMRA's eXXpedition crew member

As TOMRA announces its support of ocean plastic research mission eXXpedition, meet the TOMRA colleague rolling up her sleeves on board the voyage and sharing her expertise in solutions for protecting oceans.

18 May 2018

"Trashion" statement: Mermaid wears littered drink containers to reveal impact of ocean pollution

Art activist trashes environmentalist/model in a dress made entirely of bottles and cans washed up on Australian beaches, to spotlight marine pollution and the importance of recycling.

14 May 2018

TOMRA supports pioneering all-female ocean plastic science research mission "eXXpedition" as Title Sponsor

TOMRA will support eXXpedition’s North Pacific 2018 sailing voyage focusing on microplastic pollution, and links to environmental and human health (June 23rd - July 28th). 

20 April 2018

Beverage Containers are #1 Recycled Packaging and Reverse Vending Machines are Leading Choice for Recycling, TOMRA Recycling Survey Reveals

New survey findings reveal fascinating insights about consumer attitudes toward recycling. TOMRA has released findings from its first Recycling Trends and Insights Survey, conducted by Qualtrics. 

10 April 2018

TOMRA commissions mermaid “trashion” outfit to raise awareness for first ever Global Recycling Day

Sydney, Australia: As the world celebrated the first ever Global Recycling Day, Aussie environmentalist and (role) model Laura Wells made waves as a plastic mermaid – in a dress made entirely of drink container litter collected from Sydney beaches. 

04 April 2018

Live reverse vending machine status launches in myTOMRA app update 

TOMRA Collection Solutions has expanded its myTOMRA app to enable consumers to view the live status of reverse vending machines direct from their phones, before returning their bottles and cans for recycling. 

08 March 2018

TOMRA celebrates International Women's Day

On International Women’s Day, TOMRA Collection Solutions spotlights three women making waves on three continents and in three different fields across TOMRA: Silje Sandahl Näs, Geneviève Labelle and Joanne Fisher.

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