Deposit Laws in the News
August 1st, 2014
July 29th, 2014 - BOSTON - Advocates hoping to expand the state’s bottle redemption law are gearing up efforts to convince voters in November to pass a ballot initiative that would put a 5 cent deposit on juice, sports drinks and water bottles.
July 25th, 2014 - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – In Massachusetts, 1.5 billion bottles of water and other non-carbonated beverages can be recycled, but a state law that restricts those items from redemption may be the reason why only 25 percent are recycled.