Alternative Policies to Increase Recycling of Plastic Water Bottles in the United States

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Policies aimed at increasing household recycling rely primarily on two economic mechanisms: financial incentives and reduction of the time and convenience costs associated with recycling. Financial incentives can be established through fees based on the volume of garbage that the household disposes, penalties for not recycling or for not separating… (More)

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