Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Prohibition of PFAS in Food Packaging Act

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Pollution
Bill Year: 
2018
Brief Bill Description: 

This act would prohibit PFAS, a class of fluorinated organic chemicals, from being used in food packaging.

This act would take effect on January 1, 2019.

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

ECRI Position

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