Assembly seeks to expand Bottle Bill


March 19th, 2013 - ALBANY — Paying a nickel deposit for a sports drink or a bottled iced tea may seem like petty cash, but it adds up, and could mean $14 million in additional annual revenue for the state, according to a coalition of environmental and community groups.     Read More

Bottle bill update, continued


March 5th, 2013 - Two New England states ponder changes to their bottle bill, and an island territory struggles to get its going.     Read More

Vermonters: Support and Expand the Bottle Bill!


March 2nd, 2013 - VT - This week, the  Agency of Natural Resources released a draft Bottle Bill report looking at whether we should repeal, maintain, or expand the program.     Read More

With release of ANR Bottle Bill study imminent, groups call on legislature to expand the popular program


February 28th, 2013 - Montpelier, VT – An Agency of Natural Resources-commissioned Bottle Bill study is expected out this Friday which, despite the program’s overwhelming popularity and undisputed success, is likely to prompt a renewed debate over the future of the program.     Read More

Second Annual F&B Packaging Meeting


January 26th, 2013 - Washinton, D.C. - For the second consecutive December the non-profits and trade associations representing the entire food and beverage value chain gathered in Washington D.C. for a day of camaraderie, sharing and strategizing .  Elemental Impact and Global Green co-hosted the meeting held on 12-12-12, a powerful, important day! Read More