Campaign to Protect Rural England

The Government announced in February it was exploring two versions of a DRS, with the alternative on-the-go model attracting criticism from environmental groups due to it being restricted in the types of containers it can take Read more


This is compared to just £250 million that would be generated by an ‘on-the-go’ system, which would collect a fraction of the drinks containers produced Read more


The Campaign to Protect Rural England held 35 litter picks across England as part of its nationwide ‘Green Clean’. Read more

Industry News

The trade body for the British plastics industry, the BPF, has cautiously backed the consultation on a Deposit Return Scheme with plastic containers for England. Read more


Retailers should pay customers for the return of used plastic bottles in order to cut littering, says the President of the Campaign to Protect Rural England. Read more

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