Connecticut needs to revise its bottle bill, so consumer emphasis shifts from the state's failed single-stream program to redemption centers for bottles and cans, argue Arc Eastern CT executive Kathleen Stauffer and state Sen. Heather Somers. If redemption fees are doubled to 10 cents a bottle, more people will use these centers, which could avoid closure and job loss, they write.
Opinion: Conn. recycling centers will close without law change
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