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NV Lawmakers Reject Bottle Deposit Plan

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(Carson City, NV)  —  A proposal to impose a deposit on beverage containers is on hold for now.

A bill creating a five-cent deposit won’t go forward, after several lawmakers refused to support it.  The bill was designed to increase the state’s low 25% recycling rate.

A similar measure failed last year in the Legislature.

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