Recycling bill gets trashed in California

August 2000
Plastics News;8/28/2000, Vol. 12 Issue 26, p8
Trade Publication
Announces the defeat of a California measure which attempts to increase the standards for recycled-content plastic package in an August 7, 2000, vote in the Assembly's Committee on Consumer Protection. Agreement of measure sponsor, Senator Wesley Chesbro, to discontinue attempts to put food and cosmetics packaging in the law; California's plan to continue to pressure the industry to improve recycling rates.


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