Paint Stewardship bill passed; bag bill failed to advance
The 2019 legislative session was a banner year for environmental bills. Thanks to support from you and the leadership of our environmental champions in the legislature, we are thrilled to announce that 5 of 9 bills that we and our partners worked on are passing into law! Now, for example, residents across Washington will be able to recycle old paint for free starting in November 2020! Unfortunately, the bag bill didn’t make it.
Legislative session winds up. Plastic Summit (Bellingham) – April 27: big sucess
Please click here for Zero Waste Washington’s 2019 legislative agenda and status of bills. Plastic Summit held on on April 27. Click here for powerpoints and videos. Legislative Tea on February 23 was an informal way to learn about all of the zero waste bills! Click here for info. Environmental Lobby Day…