Bottle Bill Resource Guide


Toolkit for Activists

  • If you want to advocate for a bottle bill, the Toolkit is the resource for you. With basic information to help you get the facts in hand, resources on getting attention from legislators and the media, briefings on what to expect from the opposition, and templates and examples of campaign materials, the Bottle Bill Toolkit can help any citizen become an activist. Learn More


  • The Container Recycling Institute and other organizations have compiled many useful documents on bevreage container deposits and related issues. They can be found all in one place on the publications page. Learn More

Bottle Bills in the News

  • Newspaper articles, magazine articles, press releases and videos from the news media, all related to bottle bills can be found here. You can access them chronologically, or by location. Learn More


  • For further information on bottle bills and recycling, visit the links page, which will connect you to a variety of resources on the Internet. Learn More

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No time to read this whole website?

View the PowerPoint presentation instead. Container Deposit Legislation: Past, Present, Future provides a quick look at the most important facts about bottle bills. This presentation is also a great tool for activists needing to present information in support of a bottle bill.