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Contamination: No plastic bags in the bin

Campaign urges Washingtonians to think about their recycling


Last updated 4/23/2023 at 12:17pm

Courtesy Washington Department of Ecology

In 2009, the Edmonds City Council voted 5-1 to make all retail establishments within the city provide only reusable bags or recyclable paper bags.

It was the first such action in the state, spearheaded by now-state Rep. Strom Peterson.

Fourteen ye...

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