Bottle Bill Resource Guide

Name of Program
 PACKAGING AND PACKAGING WASTE MANAGEMENT ACT
Date Implemented Enacted 2014, Implemented 2016
Materials Plastic Metal Glass 0.1L -3L
Beverages Covered

Beer and beer cocktails; cider and other fermented beverages, mixed alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages, all types of water, juice and nectars sold in glass, plastic and metal (tin) packaging. Fruit wines and wine-porduct cocktailers, are included when sold in plastic and metal packaging.

Excluded Beverages

Milk, wine and spirits

Fees and Taxes

TBA

Refundable Deposit

 Statistics unavailable

Unclaimed deposits

Uzstato Sistemos Administratorius (USAD)

Handling Fees

RVM with compaction: 3¢
RVM without compaction: 2¢
Manual: 3¢

Redemption System

Return-to-Retail: Containers can be returned for a refund of the deposit in all shops with and are of >300m2

Program Success

Total Return Rate: 74%

 

Details

TBA

Footnotes

1. Deposit Systems for One-Way Beverage Containers: Global Overview

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