So corporate lobbyists for the grocery industry did their magic and lowered the limit stores have to accept to 24 if they provide a drop box. The law says "a dealer redemption center must be available for persons to return beverage containers to the dealer redemption center during any time that a participating dealer is open between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m." but guess what? About 3 out of 4 times, I go to Fred Meyer on Hawthorne or Glisan/60th, it's so freaking full that I have to go back another time or go to a different spot. I know a whole lot of people have been frustrated with it but this isn't getting better. Things have been hard during the pandemics and this just isn't right.
BottleDrop bags. Good idea, but poorly executed
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