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TOMRA S1 Rugged

Up to the challenge, in any conditions

  • Designed for semi-outdoors use

  • Accept cans, plastic bottles, or glass bottles

  • Footprint of 0,9m² 

  • Up to 45 containers per minute   

Create a fast, smooth recycling experience in any environment with a standalone reverse vending machine (RVM) that’s built to withstand demanding use and exposure to the elements in semi-outdoor locations.

The S1 Rugged is a sturdy solution with advanced digital management tools.  With a larger-than-ever storage capacity, the TOMRA S1 Rugged minimizes staff interruptions with fewer bin changes, leading to more uptime and letting you focus on running your store.

  • Standalone reverse vending machine
  • Powered with TOMRA Flow™
  • Fully compatible with the TOMRA Digital Solutions

Lower door

Upper door

Infeed opening

Bag hook


Receipt slot

TOMRA S1 Rugged - Up to the challenge, in any conditions

  • Three TOMRA S1 Rugged deposit reverse vending machines in outdoor space for collecting glass, plastic and cans

    A durable solution to suit your environment

    The S1 Rugged is specially designed to withstand demanding use and exposure to the elements – ideally suited to metropolitan areas. Leading system integrity and resistance to wet, semi-outdoor locations, TOMRA S1 Rugged is always up to the challenge.
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    Make more time for your store

    Reduce staff disruptions with a more efficient reverse vending machine. The S1 Rugged’s storage bin can take one-third more than the previous model, meaning fewer bin changes, more uptime, and less staff time spent managing your machine.
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    Create a smoother user- experience

    Satisfied recyclers will keep coming back and will spread the word about the great recycling experience you offer. Powered by TOMRA Flow™, the S1 Rugged accepts containers in a smooth, fast flow, with simple on-screen instructions that are easy to read – even in bright sunlight.
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    Be ready to go when redeemers come to recycle

    Collect more cans, plastic, and glass bottles with a solution that stays up and running. With high capacity, and a support team that’s always at your service, customers can count on you to be ready whenever they are ready to recycle.

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Digital Solutions & Service

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    Fully connected for a smarter experience

    Want to make the most of your reverse vending equipment? TOMRA’s Digital tools and APIs make your recycling program work even harder for your store. Connect with your TOMRA reverse vending machine!
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    TOMRA Service

    Ensure peace of mind for store colleagues. Our proactive, remote machine monitoring and network of field technicians keep your reverse vending equipment working hard for your business. Learn more about TOMRA Service or contact our support team if you need immediate help.
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