NWNA Advocates in Support of Proposed California Recycling Legislation

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California Assembly Bill 793, by Assemblymembers Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) and Jacqui Irwin (D- Thousand Oaks), which was signed by Governor Gavin Newsom on September 24, 2020, creates the nation’s first minimum recycled content standards for plastic beverage containers. On August 14, 2020, Peter DePasquale, Vice President Government & Regulatory Affairs, NWNA, was one of two principal witnesses who testified virtually in favor of the legislation before the California Senate Committee on Environmental Quality. Read a copy of our written testimony.

Learn more about our previous support of California Assembly Bill 792.