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Full Document:
Title:RECYCLING LABELS FOR PLASTICS
RCRA Online Number:14450
Date:06/07/2000
To:Citizen
From:Cotsworth
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: There is no federal legislative authority to mandate specific labeling systems to facilitate increased recycling. Recycling symbols on bottom of plastic containers is due to voluntary effort by Society of the Plastics Industry (SPI). SPI codes within the recycling chasing arrows symbol refer to different plastic resins (e.g., PET, HDPE, PVC, LDPE, PP, PS).
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Recycling
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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