The Liquor Industry Against Glass Returns

Because of the enormous expense of collection, checking, and sterilizing of returned glass bottles and jars, a majority of professionals in the sector have joined forces against the bill being considered in France as a result of the “Convention on Climate Change.” This bill, among other things, anticipates a widespread return to a deposit and return system for glass by 2025.

If this well-intentioned bill is passed, there’s a whole category of small businesses that will be landed with a significant financial burden.

https://www.lesechos.fr/industrie-services/conso-distribution/lindustrie-des-spiritueux-vent-debout-contre-la-consigne-du-verre-1288962

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