Re: [GRRN] Bottles vs. Cans

Pat Franklin (
Fri, 5 Feb 1999 14:08:31 -0800 (PST)


One potential problem with regard to "placing stickers on plastic bottle
vending machines urging consumers no to buy those containers" might be the
legal ramifications of 'defacing' vending machines.

Pat Franklin

At 08:32 AM 2/5/99 -0600, George Dreckmann wrote:
>The issue of replacing can vending machines with plastic is one I have
thought about for a while. One approach that I keep coming back to is one
of placing stickers on the plastic bottle vending machines urging consumers
to not buy the products and citing one or two reasons for them to insist on
aluminum cans.
>I think this sort of thing might be effective on campuses, both college and
high schools. It would spread the word and piss of the bottlers.
>Any comments or thoughts?
>George P. Dreckmann
>Recycling Coordinator
>City of Madison, WI
>608-267-2626 FAX 608-267-1120
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