Promote a Circular Economy through Increased Post-consumer Recycled Plastic Content in Plastic Beverage Containers

Last updated: May 9, 2022

Details about this bill
Category: Environmental
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Representative Victoria Doudera, House 94
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 1467



UPDATE 5/9/22: This bill becomes law without the governor's signature.


Representative Doudera of Camden would provide that, beginning January 1, 2026, a manufacturer of beverages in plastic beverage containers may not sell, offer for sale or distribute for sale in the State a plastic beverage container unless the total number of plastic beverage containers sold, offered for sale or distributed for sale in the State by that manufacturer contains, on average and in the aggregate, at least 25% post-consumer recycled plastic.