Trade associations pull DRS funding

Three major trade organisations have said they will no longer provide funding for the company that was set up to deliver Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme…

Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme delayed “until at least October 2025”

Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme has been pushed back by at least 18 months. Circular Economy minister Lorna Slater told Scottish parliament today that the scheme…

Scottish retailers still uncertain over DRS plans

New figures from the Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) show that around half (47%) of Scottish independent retailers do not know how they will approach…