AB 1371: Recycling – plastic packaging and carryout bags

California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski
California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski

AB 1371 (Friedman) This bill would have prohibited online retailers that sell or deliver products in California from using single-use plastic packaging that consists of shipping envelopes, cushioning, or void fill to package or transport the products, on and after January 1, 2023, for large online retailers, and on and after January 1, 2025, for small online retailers. The bill would also prohibit using expanded polystyrene packaging to package or transport products. STATUS: Died in the Assembly Floor process.