Why Some Redemption Centers Give 6 Cents a Bottle When Deposit is Only 5

March 7th, 2016 - If you live in Maine, it’s likely just part of your regular housekeeping to return your cans and bottles for the deposit, whether that’s by feeding them into a machine at Shaw’s, dropping off your Clynk bag at Hannaford or returning them to the redemption center. Read More

Roll carts are big step backward for recycling

March 6th 2016 - Columbians are currently separating fiber such as cardboard and paper from other recyclables. When the recycling truck picks up these items curbside, the fiber goes in one compartment and the rest goes into a separate compartment. Read More

What can be done to save California's container redemption centers?

March 2nd, 2016 - California was recently forced to close nearly 200 container redemption centers and lay off nearly 300 workers due to plummeting commodities’ value. Read More

Redemption centers feel financial squeeze in California

March 1, 2016 - Following the recent shuttering of nearly 200 container redemption centers in California, the state says it is exploring ways to prevent further closures as it grapples with its own funding questions. Read More

Redemption centers feel financial pinch in California

February 24, 2016 - Following the recent shuttering of nearly 200 container redemption centers in California, the state says it is exploring ways to prevent further closures as it grapples with its own funding questions. Read More