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Re: [greenyes] "Should Congress pass a national deposit law?"

In a message dated 3/4/2005 10:39:50 AM Pacific Standard Time,
cmccoy@no.address writes:Well, someone for example said they wanted to say that curbside
recycling programs are a better way to capture containers for recycling.

Probably true and in California the deposit on the containers make the
capturing of these containers at the curb profitable. The deposit also makes it
more cost effective to collect containers away from home.

The current salvage prices do not represent the actual cost to recover,
although history, time and population growth seems to be changing that as well.
San Diego, California

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