Would You Use Returnable Bottles With a Deposit?


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Kristen says "I enjoy the loud smash every time you drop a giant, glass wine bottle into the bin." I don't- it is the sound of waste, of embodied energy lost, the sound of a stupid system where something is used once, broken, melted, and downcycled. One might even go so far as to suggest that recycling is bullsh*t. But we are creatures of convenience, and a deposit-and-return system is a pain. Or is it?

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