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Paint Recycling Bill Introduced in Minnesota Legislature

February 11, 2009

Source: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

A bill--H. F. 569--has been introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives that would require a pilot program to be implemented by paint manufacturers to recycle paint.

Read the full text of H.F. 569

An attempt last year by the Minnesota legislature to establish a paint recycling program was vetoed by the governor.

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