Reverse Vending Machines

Cashless Payment Solution for Reverse Vending Machines

Operators of recycling reverse vending machines are always faced with the challenges rewarding recyclers on coin-only vending machines.  Many recycling customers wish to recieve reimbursement via cashless means, such as credit/debit card payments or via NFC mobile payment apps.

There are many forms of recycling reward programs, including:
  • Cash for cans
  • Recycle plastic bottles for cash
  • Reward recycling
  • Recycling machines that pay
  • Cashless recycling machines

By enabling your reverse vending machines with cashless payment functionality, you will immediately tap into the growing number of consumers who prefer accepting non-cash payment methods.

Cashless Reverse Vending Machines


for Reverse Vending Machines

Our otiMetry solution allows reverse vending machines recycling customers to accept payments using any credit/debit card or mobile wallet, such as Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay. otiMetry is also a powerful telemetry solution for reverse vending machine operators.

otiMetry offers a modular solution that will add the convenience of cashless payments to your reverse vending machine. otiMetry includes easy-to-install hardware, and an easy-to-use cloud-based terminal management system (TMS). Now your recycling vending machines are connected, you have the added benefit of operating your business much more efficiently, with real time status updates sent to your computer or smart device.

Imagine sitting in the comfort of your office and being able to access the real-time operational information of your recycling reverse vending machines, including:

  • Status reports
  • Remote reward updates
  • Usage time and date
  • Vandalism and tampering alerts
  • Coin counts and cashless payments data
  • Electricity supply status
  • Maintenance & capacity alerts
  • Remote system software updates
All-inclusive cashless payment and telemetry management system for smart vending machines

Types of Reverse Vending Machines

  • Recycling vending machines
  • Bottle recycling vending machines
  • Aluminum vending machines
  • Cashless recycling vending machines
  • PET recycling vending machines
  • Soda vending machines
  • Credit card reverse vending
  • RVM – Reverse Vending Machines
  • Custom Vending Machines
  • Bottle redemption machines
  • Self service recycling machines
  • Recycling machines that pay
  • Cash for cans vending machines
  • Reward recycling machines
  • Recycle plastic machines

Vandal Proof Cashless Reader for Reverse Vending Machines

Recycling vending machines are very often the target of vandalism. OTI’s range of readers are built tough, however in some cases, the card reader can suffer irreparable damage due to vandalism. Some competitor’s card readers have to be replaced completely.
However OTI’s TRIO reader has a modular clip-on chip card reader which can be easily swapped out. This can potentially reduce on-going maintenance costs significantly.