California continues to be the leader in the nation in recycling beverage containers.
During 2009, Californians recycled more than 17.2 billion beverage containers, or an 82% recycling rate. This is an increase from 2008's recycling rate of 74%.
- Learn more about California's Bottle Bill.
- Read the Biannual Report of Beverage Container Sales, Returns, Redemption & Recycling Rates