significant potential to be flushed, including baby wipes, bathroom cleaning wipes, toilet cleaning wipes, hard surface cleaning wipes, disinfecting wipes, hand sanitizing wipes, antibacterial wipes, facial and makeup removal wipes, general purpose cleaning wipes, personal care wipes for use on the body, feminine hygiene wipes, adult incontinence wipes, adult hygiene wipes, and body cleansing wipes.
"Jurisdictional wastewater authority" means a sanitary district, water reclamation district, municipality, county, or other unit of local government in this State responsible for the collection or treatment of wastewater.
"Label" means to represent by statement, word, picture, design, or emblem on a covered product package.
"Label notice" means the phrase "Do Not Flush" in a size equal to at least 2% of the surface area of the principal display panel. For covered products regulated pursuant to the Federal Hazardous Substances Act (15 U.S.C. 1261 et seq.) by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission under Section 1500.121 of Title 16 of the Code of Federal Regulations, if the label notice requirements in this paragraph would result in a type size larger than first aid instructions pursuant to the Federal Hazardous Substances Act, then the type size for the label notice shall, to the extent permitted by federal law, be equal to or greater than the type size required for the first aid instructions. For covered products required to be registered by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (7 U.S.C. 136 et seq.), if the label notice requirements in this paragraph would result in a type size on the principal display panel larger than a warning pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act, then the type size for the label notice shall, to the extent permitted by federal law, be equal to or greater than the type size required for the "Keep Out of Reach of Children" statement under 40 CFR 156.66.
"Principal display panel" means the side of the product package that is most likely to be displayed, presented, or shown under customary conditions of display for retail sale. In the case of a cylindrical or nearly cylindrical package, the surface area of the principal display panel constitutes 40% of the product package as measured by multiplying the height of the container by the circumference.
In the case of a flexible film package in which a rectangular prism or nearly rectangular prism stack of wipes is housed within the film, the surface area of the principal display panel is measured by multiplying the length by the width of the side of the package when the flexible packaging film is pressed flat against the stack of wipes on all sides of the stack.
"Symbol" means the "Do Not Flush" symbol, or a gender equivalent thereof, as depicted in the INDA/EDANA Code of Practice Second Edition and published within "Guidelines for Assessing the Flushability of Disposable Nonwoven Products," Edition 4, May 2018. The symbol shall be sized equal to at least 2% of the surface area of the principal display panel, except as specified in subdivision (iii) of paragraph (B) of subsection (a) of Section 15.
(Source: P.A. 102-286, eff. 7-1-22