MacKay Hannah

The New Deposit Return Scheme for Scotland: Who's included, what's covered, how will it work?


0830-0930 Registration and Refreshments
0930-0935 Chair's Opening Remarks
Session One: Grasping the Strategic Opportunity
0935-0955 Keynote Address
Roseanna Cunningham MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Scottish Government
0955-1010 Question and Answer Session
1010-1030 Delivering the Right Scheme
Jill Farrell, Chief Operating Officer, Zero Waste Scotland
1030-1050 Taking DRS Ambition As Far As It Can Go
James Mackenzie, Policy & Communications Adviser, Have You Got the Bottle?
1050-1120 Discussion Panel

Claudia Beamish MSP, Spokesperson for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Scottish Labour Party, Scottish Parliament

Maurice Golden MSP, Spokesperson for Low Carbon Economy and Chief Whip, Scottish Conservative Party, Scottish Parliament

Gillian Martin MSP, Convenor of Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee, Scottish Parliament

Liam McArthur MSP, Spokesperson for Justice and Energy, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Scottish Parliament
1120-1140 Refreshment Break
Session Two: Getting the Mechanics and the Governance Right
1140-1155 Understanding Infrastructure Options - Location, Collation, Valuation
1155-1210 Promoting Engagement, Preventing Fraud/Case Study
1210-1225 Own, Operate, Regulate - What's Best?
1225-1240 Local Government Perspective
1240-1300 Discussion Panel
1300-1345 Lunch 
1345-1350 Chair's Welcome Back
Session Three: Addressing Wider Challenges
1350-1410 Who Pays and Implications for the Current Market
1410-1430 Wider Economic and Resource Efficiency Opportunity
1430-1450 Creating A Sustainable Scheme for Sustainability
Ewan MacDonald-Russell, Head of Policy and External Affairs, Scottish Retail Consortium
  • Balancing what works for business, consumers and recycling
  • The importance of UK wide consistency
  • The impact of ‘producer pays’ and the EU
1450-1310 Discussion 
1530-1535 Chair's Closing Remarks

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Very good to see several high profile and interesting female speakers.

Eleanor Lane, CMS,
4th Annual Scottish Transport Conference 2017

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