Recycling -- Your Vending Machine and keeping Toronto,
Toronto Office Coffee Services and Toronto Vending Machines
Vending services in Ontario and elsewhere in the world are
evolving to meet concerns for the environment.
One company in Finland, Bevesys Oy, has designed a "reverse
vending machine" that collects recyclable material. It provides the machines
and servicing to retailers. Reverse vending machines also used in the state of
Save A Cup Recycling Company in Great Britain collects plastic
vending cups used in drinks machines and recycles the materials.
In 1994, Illinois started a program to recycle six-pack rings.
This initiative spread to a few other states.
Aluminum cans and plastic bottles can also be recycled.