PRO EUROPE’s position on a European refund system for one-way metal beverage cans

We understand that the European Commission has selected a contractor, Eunomia Research & Consulting, to carry out a study on the feasibility of a European refund system for metal beverage cans, following a request by the European Parliament. The objective of the study is to assess the environmental, economic and social impacts of establishing such a system.
PRO EUROPE members have a number of concerns over the possible introduction of refund systems for one-way packaging such, as metal beverage cans.

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