Deposit Laws in the News
August 7th, 2015
August 1st, 2015 - SALEM, Ore. (AP) — New state data show that Oregonians are returning fewer beverage bottles to redeem their 5-cent deposit, putting the state on track to double the deposit to 10 cents per bottle in 2017.
August 3rd, 2015 - Oregon adopted its bottle law in 1971, but advocates fear a backlash if the deposit is doubled.
August 7th, 2015 - SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) is announcing the arrest of a Los Angeles area truck driver on felony charges of recycling fraud and attempted grand theft..
August 5th, 2015 - Deputy Interior Minister Yaron Mazuz demanded on Wednesday that authorities enforce stricter observance of the Bottle Deposit Law, arguing that NIS 30 million have been wasted due to lax enforcement