New South Wales Container Deposit Scheme announced opened

The New South Wales Container Deposit Scheme was announced opened this morning by Minister for the Environment Gabrielle Upton.

The current network of Collection Points numbers 280 collection points across the state, where 60 are automated with reverse vending machines and 220 are manual sites. There will be a significant increase in Collection Points coming online during the next three months and we will continue to add infrastructure based on consumer traffic and adoption of the system.

For more information contact:

Espen Gundersen, CFO, phone: +47 97 68 73 01  or

Elisabet V. Sandnes, VP Investor Relations/M&A, Phone: +47 97 55 79 15

Asker, 1 December 2017


TOMRA was founded on an innovation in 1972 that began with design, manufacturing and sale of reverse vending machines (RVMs) for automated collection of used beverage containers. Today, TOMRA has ~90,000 installations in over 80 markets worldwide and had total revenues of ~6.6 billion NOK in 2016. The Group employs ~3,500 globally, and is publicly listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. (OSE: TOM). The TOMRA Group continues to innovate and provide cutting-edge solutions for optimal resource productivity within two main business areas: Collection Solutions (reverse vending and material recovery) and Sorting Solutions (recycling, mining and food sorting). For further information about TOMRA, please see