Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Plastic Waste Reduction Act

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Waste
Bill Year: 
2020
Brief Bill Description: 

To reduce the use of plastic bags by retail establishments by offering recyclable bag options and providing penalties for violations.

Add to Agenda?: 
Consider Supporting
Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill

ECRI Position

ECRI Pro/Con: 
Support
Leg Agenda/Priority: 
Legislative Agenda