Re: [GRRN] Refillables
Fri, 21 May 1999 13:55:12 EDT

In a message dated 5/20/99 9:45:51 PM Pacific Daylight Time, writes:
"the literature shows that all other things being equal, beer>and >soft
drink sales in deposit-law states are lower than in non-deposit >environs. "

Several years ago, after I spoke (about California deposit legislation) at a
legislative hearing held by Senator Donzella James regarding a Bottle Bill
for Georgia, a representative of the Beer Industry told that they fought this
type of legislation because beer sales in Bottle Bill States were lower than
in non-Bottle Bill States.
Rick Anthony
San Diego CA