Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2014
 

Covered Electronic Waste Recycling Fee

Public Resources Code

CHAPTER 8.5 ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLING

Article 5. Administration

Section 42475.3

42475.3. Electronic waste working group. The board in collaboration with the department shall convene a covered electronic waste working group comprised of representatives from manufacturers of covered electronic devices and other interested parties to develop and, by July 1, 2005, advise the board and the State and Consumer Services Agency on environmental purchasing criteria that may be used by state agencies to identify covered electronic devices with reduced environmental impacts. In defining criteria, the group shall consider the environmental impacts of products over their entire life cycle, as well as tradeoffs in other product attributes such as safety, product functionality, and cost. The group shall also consider any federal product evaluation or rating system, or market based system to promote the development and sale of environmentally conscious products.