Returnable beer bottles to become extinct if Straub doesn't get back some cases

on 18/08/10 at 5:50 pm


One of the last breweries in the country that still sells beer in returnable glass bottles needs help from its Pennsylvania customers to keep the environmentally-friendly program.

Straub Brewery, a 138-year-old family-owned business about 100 miles northeast of Pittsburgh, is begging customers mostly in Pennsylvania but also some in Ohio, New York and Virginia to return thousands of empty cases.

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