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Local Initiatives Leverage Extended Producer Responsibility

| Written by ILSR Admin | No Comments | Updated on Nov 1, 2000 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

This Facts to Act On describes local initiatives to spur extended producer responsibility such as networking with industry in a voluntary approach, passing local resolutions, banning products that harm the environment, and developing purchasing protocols that encourage environmentally sound products. Efforts in Los Angeles, the Pacific Northwest, Minnesota, and elsewhere are covered. Includes links to actual resolutions and ordinances and where to find more information.

by Brenda Platt

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