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CONNECTICUT H.B. 6081 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

CONNECTICUT H.B. 6081 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Dan Carter (R) Summary: Specifies that: (1) Effective December 31, 2017, no person shall manufacture for sale a personal care product, except for an over-the-counter drug, that contains synthetic plastic microbeads, (2) effective December 31, 2018,…

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CONNECTICUT H.B. 5727 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

CONNECTICUT H.B. 5727 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Cristin McCarthy Vahey (D) Summary: Prohibits the use of microbeads in personal care products sold in the state. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced; referred to Joint Comimttee on Environment 1/20/2015. About PBA…

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CONNECTICUT H.B. 5286 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

CONNECTICUT H.B. 5286 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Terry Backer (D) Summary: Prohibits both the import and sale of cosmetics that contain microbeads. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced; referred to Joint Committee on Environment 1/12/2015. About PBA Government Affairs The…

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CONNECTICUT H.B. 5403 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements

CONNECTICUT H.B. 5403 – Product Bans/Recall Requirements Sponsor: Representative Kim Rose (D) Summary: Prohibits the sale of personal cosmetic products, such as soaps, toothpastes and facial scrubs, that contain microbeads. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced; referred to Joint Committee on Environment…

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