Oregon Bottle Deposit System Hits 90 Percent Redemption Rate

Oregon Bottle Deposit System Hits 90 Percent Redemption Rate

https://n.pr/2SbhGww

A row of brand new reverse vending machines, which collect drink containers for recycling, greets customers at the grand opening of the BottleDrop Redemption Center in Medford, Ore.

The expanded program includes more types of containers and benefits from a cleaner mix of recyclable materials, which is easier to sell than the mishmash of waste that ends up in curbside bins.

(Image credit: Jes Burns/Oregon Public Broadcasting)

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via Environment : NPR https://n.pr/2iBXQGl

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