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TOMRA Collection News

Check out our latest press releases, insights and blogs. With 82,000+ installations across 60+ markets, TOMRA reverse vending captures 35 billion drink containers every year for recycling. 

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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). 

04 May 2018

The future of the sea? How the ocean economy can fight plastic pollution

Ocean plastic pollution could triple in a decade without action by the ocean economy. TOMRA CEO Stefan Ranstrand responds to the UK Government’s Foresight Future of the Sea report and explains how container deposit schemes and sensor-based recycling sorting could provide a solution.

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. 

04 April 2018

What the European Commission's Circular Economy plastics strategy means for business

The European Commission’s Circular Economy plastics strategy was launched in January 2018 to protect the planet from plastic waste. But what does it mean for business?

21 March 2018

Life at TOMRA: A Great Place to Work

TOMRA was proud last night to be named the number 5 best place to work in the Great Place to Work® survey in Norway, where the company is headquartered, in the category of workplaces with 200-499 employees.

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.

22 February 2018

The Cleanest Loop

Beverage containers recycled through reverse vending machines are collected and sorted without contamination from other types of waste. This ensures that they can be recycled into new bottles and cans again and again. This is a process we call the Cleanest Loop. 

11 January 2018

TOMRA Collection Solutions in 2017

As the calendar opens on a new year, TOMRA Collection Solutions takes a look at reverse vending by the numbers in 2017.

28 December 2017

Interview with the TOMRA Founders

As part of TOMRA’s 45th anniversary celebrations this year, we spoke to co-founders and brothers Tore and Petter Planke about the early history of the company. Check out our video interview with the TOMRA founders.

19 December 2017

10 more memories from the TOMRA team

The team shares their anecdotes from working at at TOMRA Collection Solutions. From across the globe and across teams, some have worked here for almost 40 years and some for just a few months – and here are their stories.

05 December 2017

TOMRA launches digital payout service for container deposit systems

TOMRA Collection Solutions has launched a digital payout solution for regions that give refunds when consumers return bottles and cans for recycling. The myTOMRA solution has gone live in Australia in partnership with leading online payments provider, PayPal, for secure and fast digital payout of recycling refunds from TOMRA reverse vending machines.

01 December 2017

Return and Earn rolls out across New South Wales

People can cash in their eligible drink containers from today for a 10-cent refund as part of the State’s Return and Earn container deposit scheme, Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton has announced.

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