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Concerning Washington's economic development potential as a world leader in the stewardship of postconsumer materials (Smith, Doglio)

Requires the utilities and transportation commission,
working with the department of ecology, to develop a public
outreach strategy designed to: (1) Improve consumer education regarding solid waste management; and (2) Reduce rates of contamination in collected recyclable materials.
Requires the department of commerce to arrange for the completion of an economic analysis of solid waste and recyclable material processing, export, and disposal
activities in the state.

Requires certain persons to annually report to the department of ecology the types and quantities of solid waste that are generated, stored, used, treated, processed, or disposed of by the facility.

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http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2380&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)