Container Deposit scheme 2017 deadline is ‘extremely tight,’ groups say

 In Australia, NewZealand
Community and industry figures have expressed concern that a NSW container deposit scheme is not placing enough emphasis on consumer convenience and will not be ready to commence by the planned start date of July 1 next year.
The scheme, under which 10¢ will be paid for every drink container between 150 millilitres and three litres, is one of the Baird government’s key tools for reducing the state’s litter 40 per cent by 2020.
But with the scheme start due to start in less than a year, questions have been raised about where consumers can redeem their recyclables. Sydney Morning Herald – Read more…

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