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Re: [greenyes] ECR


> I'm old enough to have seen the "No Deposit, No Return"
> transition, and it was definately pushed as a "convenience"
> for consumers, even though they had for decades been returning
> bottles to retailers when they purchased more beverage.

=v= It's worth remembering that this accompanied with the
founding of "Keep America Beautiful" and the "Don't Be A
Litterbug" campaign. All funded by the very industries that
promoted disposables. The whole point was to divert attention
and responsibility from the producers to the consumers.

=v= Proto-"ECR," if you will.
<_Jym_>




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