Keep the label on and don't crush the container.
Scanners inside vending machines will identify the shape, label and barcode of each container to ensure it is eligible for a refund. Broken bottles, crushed cans and bottles without labels will not be eligible for a refund.
Containers must be empty
You don't have to rinse each container, but it must be empty and the outside clean enough that the barcode can be scanned by the vending machine.
Leave the lids on
They will become part of the circular economy too and will be made into new products.
Check what containers are eligible