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Washington State Recycling Contamination Reduction and Outreach Plan (CROP)

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20-07-021September 2020
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Author(s) Guttchen, Peter; Church, Heather; Gimpel, Steven; Jones, Shannon; Smith, Amber; Wadley, Diana; Wesch, Paula
Description The Washington State legislature and Governor Inslee passed House Bill 1543 in 2019. The act required Ecology to create and implement a Statewide Recycling Contamination Reduction and Outreach Plan (CROP) based on best management practices. The State CROP includes a statewide action plan to reduce recycling contamination, and outlines Ecology's next steps to assist local governments in their anti-contamination efforts. Please see the Best Management Practices & Resources supplemental document referenced below.
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Keywords CROP, contaminated, contaminant, best management practices, contamination, best management practice, Washington state recycling, anti-contamination, China National Sword,, China recycling ban, Local CROP template, local government assistance, recycling education, recycling outreach
WEB PAGE Washington's Contamination Reduction and Outreach Plan - CROP

Recycling Contamination Reduction Best Management Practices & Resources Companion Guide

Guidelines for Development of Local Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plans and Plan Revisions