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Re: [GreenYes] Plastic Beer Bottles
Off the top of my head the two best starting points would be these sites -
both for their online content and offline contacts:

Plastic Redesign Project - especially consult their publications list.

Grassroots Recycling Network - select link for Campaigns for Plastic Beer
Bottle Page link

Roger M. Guttentag

----- Original Message -----
From: Aluotto, Jeffrey <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, July 18, 2001 8:56 AM
Subject: [GreenYes] Plastic Beer Bottles

> Hi All:
> We're preparing to make a pitch to one of our local professional sports
> stadiums on expanding their stadium recycling program to include the
> serve PET containers becoming more popular at these venues.  Does anyone
> have any general information on the impact to the waste stream of the new
> plastic beer bottles.  I recognize there are some market
> specification issues with the new bottles but I think our local processor
> prepared to deal with those.  I'm really just looking for some general
> generation data.  As part of our pitch, we want to show the stadium
> operators that the single serve PET bottles really are becoming a
> significant waste mgt. issue.  We are lacking, however, data on the beer
> bottles.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Jeffrey W. Aluotto
> Manager,
> Hamiliton County Solid Waste Management District
> (513) 946-7719
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