Related Program: Word of Mouth The Bottle Bill Battle By Hannah McCarthy • Aug 10, 2018 Related Program: Word of Mouth TweetShareGoogle+Email What does that list of state abbreviations on your beer bottle mean? And why didn't New Hampshire make the cut? On today's show, we dig into the decades-long fight for, and against, bottle deposit laws -- in New Hampshire, and across the country. Listen Listening... / 13:44 Click here to listen to the broadcast version of this story. Tags: bottle billbottle depositOnly in NHbeveragecoca-colaTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.