Plastics Recycling Update
Apr 01, 2020
Bag ban signed into law in the Evergreen State
Gov. Jay Inslee on March 25 signed Senate Bill 5323, which prohibits stores from giving out single-use bags and places an 8-cent fee on paper or reusable plastic bags. The bill also requires reusable film bags to incorporate at least 20% post-consumer plastic. That requirement is in place until July 1, 2022, at which point the minimum increases ...