Chapter 28: MANUFACTURERS, DISTRIBUTORS AND DEALERS OF BEVERAGE CONTAINERS
The Legislature finds that beverage containers are a major source of nondegradable litter and solid waste in this State and
that the collection and disposal of this litter and solid waste constitutes a great financial burden for the citizens of this
1975, c. 739, §16 (NEW)
It is the intent of the Legislature to create incentives for the manufacturers, distributors, dealers and consumers of beverage
containers to reuse or recycle beverage containers thereby removing the blight on the landscape caused by the disposal of
these containers on the highways and lands of the State and reducing the increasing costs of litter collection and municipal
solid waste disposal.
2001, c. 661, §1 (AMD)
1975, c. 739, §16 (NEW).
1977, c. 381, §1 (AMD).
2001, c. 661, §1 (AMD).
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