(415 ILCS 20/7.1)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 7057.1)
(a) The Department shall conduct a study to develop cost effective, environmentally
sound, and technically feasible waste paint disposal options for small
businesses, including at least painting contractors, auto body shops and
households. The study shall include on site investigations of manufacturing
processes, including demonstration projects on reprocessing, and on pigment
and solvent extraction.
(b) The Department shall develop an effective public education program
to inform small businesses and households about the best available waste paint
reduction and management options.
(c) By November 1, 1991, the Department shall report to the Governor and
the General Assembly on its activities pursuant to this Section, with
recommendations for legislation or regulations necessary to address the
reduction and management of waste paint.
(Source: P.A. 89-445, eff. 2-7-96.)