70A.455.020  <<  70A.455.030 >>   70A.455.040

Use of terms on label.

*** CHANGE IN 2022 *** (SEE 1799-S2.SL) ***
(1) Except as provided in this chapter, no manufacturer or supplier may sell, offer for sale, or distribute for use in this state a plastic product that is labeled with the term "biodegradable," "degradable," "decomposable," "oxo-degradable," or any similar form of those terms, or in any way imply that the plastic product will break down, fragment, biodegrade, or decompose in a landfill or other environment.
(2) This section does not apply to biodegradable mulch film that meets the required testing and has the appropriate third-party certifications.
[ 2019 c 265 § 3. Formerly RCW 70.360.030.]
Site Contents
Selected content listed in alphabetical order under each group