is this true ? return to purchase place may be hard while touring !
part of BBC story......
Germans are also among the world's most
eager recyclers and already pay deposits for
many glass and plastic bottles.
The new charge on non-reusable cans and
bottles - 25 euro cents for small and 50 euro
cents for larger containers - is being
introduced because recycling has fallen below
the 72% minimum level set in 1997.
The new deposit will cover cans of beer,
mineral water and soft drinks but not wine