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Mass. Voters Reject Measure To Expand Bottle Deposit Law

Massachusetts voters have turned down a proposal calling for the first expansion of the state’s bottle-deposit law since it took effect more than three decades ago.

11/04/2014

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Ballot Question 2: Expanding The Bottle Deposit Law

Ballot Question 2 raises the question of whether expanding the state’s beverage container law would result in less litter and more people recycling.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/16/2014

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Supermarkets Launch Campaign Against Bottle Bill In Mass.

Supermarket chains are launching a television ad to try to persuade voters to reject a ballot question to expand Massachusetts’ bottle deposit law.

09/15/2014

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NightSide – Janet Domenitz And Chris Flynn Debate Expanding The Bottle Bill

Should We Expand The Bottle Bill?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/29/2014

A man votes in a polling station in Lawrence. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Ballot Questions Order Announced; Casino, Sick Time Questions Included

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin has announced the order of questions on the November ballot.

07/03/2014

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Keller @ Large: Bottle Bill Expansion Unlikely To Gain Traction On Beacon Hill

A measure expanding the state’s bottle law to include water and juice containers has been languishing on Beacon Hill for years.

07/25/2012

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Activists Pushing For Expanded Mass. Bottle Bill

Supporters of an effort to expand the state’s bottle deposit law to include plastic water bottles and other beverages pressed lawmakers on Tuesday to bring the bill up for a vote before the end of the legislative session.

06/12/2012

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Senate Puts Aside Effort To Expand Bottle Bill To Bottled Water

The Massachusetts Senate has put aside an effort to expand the bottle deposit law to include plastic water bottles and other types of non-carbonated beverage containers.

05/24/2012

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State Senator Proposes Banning Sale Of Bottled Water In Massachusetts

Bottled water could be banned statewide as soon as next year.

05/23/2012

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