QUICK LINKS: Videos  |  Micromarkets |

Redemption Report

|

Classifieds

|

Buy a Classified Ad

|

Editorial Calendars

|

Circulation Data

|

Downloads

|

Bookstore

|

Date Book

Search:      

Bookmark this site




Issue Date: Vol. 51, No. 12, December 2011, Posted On: 11/22/2011


Oklahoma Legislator Pushes For Bottle Bill


Emily Jed
Emily@vendingtimes.net
Mark McCullough (R-Sapulpa), 5¢ bottle bill in Oklahoma, soda vending machine, vending machine, Oklahoma tax on drinks, Oklahoma bottle bill

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -- Rep. Mark McCullough (R-Sapulpa) is seeking a 5¢ bottle bill in Oklahoma that would include soda, water and beer.

He said a bottle bill would encourage Oklahomans to recycle. McCullough cited an average redemption rate of 84% where bills have been implemented, versus only 4% of containers recycled in Oklahoma.

Funds from the unredeemed deposits, which could amount to millions of dollars a year, would go to the state.


Topic: Vending Features

Articles:
  • ATM Routemen Drive Away, Forget Bag With $140,000
  • Carlyle Group Invests $85M In Chinese Vending Machine Operator Ubox
  • Outerwall Posts Q2 Loss Hit By EcoATM Competition; Price Hike Offsets Redbox Declines
  • Parlevel Systems Ship Its Vending Management System To First Canadian Customer
  • Canada's City Coin Vending Adopts Cantaloupe's Seed Office

Copyright © 2015 Vending Times Inc. All rights reserved. 
P: (516) 442-1850 | F: (516) 442-1849 | subscriptions@vendingtimes.net
55 Maple Ave. - Ste. 304, Rockville Centre, NY 11570