1. A refund value of not less than five cents shall be paid by the consumer on each beverage container sold in this state by a dealer for consumption off the premises. Upon return of the empty beverage container upon which a refund value has been paid to the dealer or person operating a redemption center and acceptance of the empty beverage container by the dealer or person operating a redemption center, the dealer or person operating a redemption center shall return the amount of the refund value to the consumer.
2. In addition to the refund value provided in subsection 1 of this section, a dealer, or person operating a redemption center who redeems empty beverage containers or a dealer agent shall be reimbursed by the distributor required to accept the empty beverage containers an amount which is one cent per container. A dealer, dealer agent, or person operating a redemption center may compact empty metal beverage containers with the approval of the distributor required to accept the containers.
[C79, 81, § 455C.2]
87 Acts, ch 22, § 13; 88 Acts, ch 1200, § 2; 89 Acts, ch 272, § 35, 42; 90 Acts, ch 1261, § 43, 44; 91 Acts, ch 268, § 434, 442, 443; 92 Acts, ch 1242, § 34, 38, 39, 40, 47
Referred to in § 123.24, 455C.3, 455C.4, 455C.12
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