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Water Quality:
Phosphate Ban in Detergents

Our Position: support
Bill Number: H3470
Legislative Session: 11/12

Phosphorus Bill (H.3470, Rep. Mike Pitts) H.3470 would prohibit the use, sell or manufacture of dishwashing detergents containing phosphates, a harmful chemical found in our lakes and rivers. Phosphorus is already banned in 15 states because it kills fish and lowers recreational revenues and home values..




Passed by both House and Senate--Now law

Action Needed

Passed - Thanks Sponsors and legislature

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