DEPOSIT SYSTEM IS NOW AVAILABLE IN LATVIA
Millions and millions of plastics are thrown away every day. Unfortunately, sooner or later these bottles will end up in our lakes, rivers, oceans… Luckily, there has been a solution found to this problem – deposit return systems.
As of 2020, approximately 40 countries around the globe have introduced a bottle deposit system including Iceland, Ecuador, the Netherlands, Croatia, Scandinavian countries, etc., Latvia is joining these countries and the Deposit System for beverage packaging will become available to all citizens.
On January 14th 2021, the State signed an agreement with SIA “Depozīta iepakojuma Operators” (DIO) on the introduction and operation of the deposit system in Latvia. From February 1st 2022, a six-month transition period will begin (31.07.2022), when labels with the characteristic symbols will appear on the shelves of Latvian shops:
Without a doubt, the B’More company’s philosophy also consists of taking care of our planet and we were incredibly happy to see this launch from the Latvian State. So, our product with updated labels is ready and will also be available to all who care…
To find out more information about the new system, which packaging can be deposited, what condition it should be in, how to identify it and where it can be deposited, click here.
To buy, find us in local shops or shop online here.
Let’s all incorporate new, environmentally friendly habits into our daily routines, thereby making our country and planet cleaner!