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Achieving the EU's Circular Economy Goals: the Role of DRS

We look forward to an interesting discussion about the potential of DRS in increasing the recycling rates and enhancing the recovery rates of top-quality recycled materials, such as aluminium.

Please click here to download the event programme.


Hosted by MEP Cyrus ENGERER (S&D, Malta)

A few weeks ahead of the European elections, join us to discuss the contribution of DRS to achieve a genuine circular economy and encourage all actors - industry, governments, and citizens - to play their part!

Featuring a special demonstration of PURE RECYCLE machines to inspire & empower people to recycle their empty drinks cans everywhere they are!

With the participation of:

Brewers of Europe, European Aluminium, UNESDA, and Zero Waste Europe.

Proudly sponsored by: 

Metal Packaging Europe.


  • Panel I - How circular is our waste? 
    Trash Talk: The EU’s Circular Economy ambition and what are the potential next steps
  • Panel II - How can DRS help achieve full circularity?
    DRS is the key: The Ultimate Yes to Circularity
  • The Every Can Counts initiative and demonstration of PURE RECYCLE machines
    How collection systems closer to people can create virtuous habits and enhance circularity. Participants will also have the opportunity to try out the PURE RECYCLE machines.

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