SEVERE WX : Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

More beverages being added to Oregon's bottle bill

You'll soon be paying a 10 cent deposit on several more beverages in Oregon.

Posted: Dec. 1, 2017 12:44 PM
Updated: Dec. 1, 2017 1:36 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. - More drinks are being added to Oregon's bottle bill at the beginning of the year and they'll have a refund value of 10 cents per container.

Most beverages in bottles or cans that are sold in sealed glass, metal, and plastic in sizes from 4 ounces up to 1.5 liters will be included.

For more information on the expansion click here.

To read frequently asked questions click here.

Some of the common beverages that will have a 10-cent refund value are coffee, tea, Kombucha, energy and sports drinks, hard cider, juice and protein drinks.


Soda, beer, and water that are three liters or less will continue to have a refund value of 10 cents.

Beverages not included are wine and distilled spirits, milk, infant formula and meal replacement drinks.

The changes start January 1, 2018.

Article Comments

Eugene
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 66°
Corvallis
Few Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 66°
Roseburg
Broken Clouds
69° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 69°
North Bend
Overcast
58° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 58°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events

 

  

  

  Enter Contests