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More compact than you think

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    Designed for convenience and small stores

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    Accepts cans, plastic bottles, and glass bottles

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    Footprint of 0,61m²

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    Up to 17 containers per minute 

Welcome the TOMRA M1, the smallest standalone recycling vending machine (RVM) on the market that can recognize, sort, compact, and store three types of containers.

Designed to fit among most shelving systems in just 0,62 m², this compact reverse vending machine makes recycling easy and efficient for every store.

  • Standalone reverse vending machine
  • Powered with TOMRA Flow™
  • Fully compatible with the TOMRA Digital Solutions

TOMRA M1 - More compact than you think

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    A seamless fit for your store

    The smallest reverse vending machine on the market that can recognize, sort, and store glass, plastic, and aluminum containers. Designed to fit right in with your store’s shelves, the TOMRA M1 requires just 0,62 m², making it ideal for small or convenience stores.

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    Let the TOMRA M1 handle recycling for you

    Optimal storage space and on-screen, step-by-step cleaning instructions for a mess-free alternative to manual handling, needing little time and attention so you can focus on your store.

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    Less time redeeming means more time shopping

    Leave the work to the machine with its 360-degree, instant container recognition technology - TOMRA Flow™ - so customers can get to their shopping faster.

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So far, we have collected over 100,000 containers and counting. The feedback has been good. We see repeat customers coming back daily using it, and their interaction with the machine is smooth.

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Dave Barry, Daybreak Southlink Store Manager

We're very happy with it. The machine is very easy and intelligent as well.

Aaron Massey Costcutter Windy Arbour owner

Digital Solutions & Service

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TOMRA Digital Solutions

Make your reverse vending machine even more powerful without using more space by using TOMRA’s APIs and off-the-shelf digital tools to engage customers, drive sales and run your reverse vending systems more efficiently.

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TOMRA Service

Ensure peace of mind for store colleagues. Our remote tools and network of service technicians keep your reverse vending equipment working hard for your business. Learn more about TOMRA Service or contact our support team if you need immediate help.

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