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Ok, so the grocery stores want to take the nickel, but they don't want to pay it back. Got it...everything else is an excuse to keep the nickel.
During normal times a lot of non-profit and volunteer organizations like volunteer fire departments, the humane society, and others benefit from people donating their cans and bottles.
According to polls, a large majority of Iowans want bottle recycling, and want it updated to include water and gatorade and other new sources of trash. As usual, special interests get in the way. Get 'er done.
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