Stories tagged: bottles
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2016, 4 P.M.
Coeur d’Alene hopes to keep some glass containers out of landfill
Bottles and jars have gone straight to the dump for almost nine years in Kootenai County. The city of Coeur d’Alene is looking to keep some of that glass out …
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 6:55 P.M.
Oregon bottle deposit rising to a dime next year
Oregon’s bottle deposit will soon go from a nickel to a dime, an effort to raise redemption rates that have sagged in recent years.
SUNDAY, JAN. 20, 2013
North Idaho ventures aim to fill recycling void
Mom-and-pop startups in North Idaho are aspiring to divert some of the thousands of tons of glass bottles dumped into landfills each year. Glass recycled in Spokane County is hauled …
SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2011
Recipe for success
Jeff and Julia Postlewait operate seven Rocket Bakery coffeehouses, the Rocket Market, and Bottles, a boutique wine and beer shop. They spoke with us in the Millwood neighborhood where they …
MONDAY, MARCH 8, 2010, 10:51 A.M.
Wash. Legislature OKs ban on BPA in baby bottles
OLYMPIA — Washington state’s Legislature has approved a statewide ban on the chemical bisphenol A in baby bottles and other containers.