Friday March 5, 2021

Recycling fraud is draining California cash

Fraud rings bring cans and bottles from other states and illicitly ‘redeem’ deposits that were never paid. Crafty entrepreneurs are driving semi-trailers full of cans from Nevada or Arizona, which don’t have deposit laws, across the border and transforming their cargo into truckfuls of nickels. In addition, recyclers inside the state are claiming redemptions for the same containers several times over, or for containers that never existed.  More…

Posted by at October 7, 2012
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