Batteries Legislation: Washington

The latest batteries product stewardship legislation for Washington.

Status:
Proposed
Type:
Bill
Date:
January, 2013

The Washington Small Rechargeable Battery Stewardship Act, House Bill 1364 and Senate Bill 5457, introduced at the initiative of the rechargeable battery industry, Call2Recycle,...

Status:
Failed
Type:
Bill
Date:
January, 2012

SB 6148, the Washington Small Rechargeable Battery Stewardship Act, was introduced on Jan. 24, 2012. The bill would require rechargeable battery brand owners (manufacturers) to fund and manage a statewide rechargeable battery recycling program for residents and businesses. The bill was heard by the Senate Environment Committee, watch the TVW video of the ...