Environmental Conservation Legislation

Protecting our Health and Wisconsin’s Natural Resources

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BPA Disclosure (AB 607): Requires full disclosure on the label for all food containers that have Bisphenol-A.

Child Lead Safety Act (AB 957): Revises Wisconsin’s Lead safety standards to comply with federal recommendations.  Mandates paint and water testing when a child has lead poisoning and provides funding.

Children’s Outdoor Heritage Act (AJR 27): This Joint resolution, which affirms the legislature’s commitment to encouraging our children’s outdoor recreation, which lowers incidents of health and behavioral problems, passed the Assembly and Senate unanimously.

Mercury Thermostat Recycling (AB 424): Requires recycling of thermostats containing mercury.

REC Act (AB 948): Requires the Department of Tourism to conduct an analysis and assessment of the outdoor recreation industry in Wisconsin.

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