greenbean recycle

Today over 14,000 reverse vending machines (RVM) collect valuable data each time a bottle or can is recycled. greenbean will show consumers their individual impact in real time for each material to a smartphone and online account and refund their bank account as soon as a bottle or can is recycled. Providing real time consumer generated metrics to towns, facilities and beverage distributors will help them reduce land fills, solid waste costs, and manage their products carbon lifecycle.

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