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Rep. Hornstein: co-author on toxic flame retardant ban

Rep. Hornstein: co-author on toxic flame retardant ban

Representative Hornstein is a co-author of H.F. 359, a bill that bans the use of toxic flame retardants on certain products.

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Rep. Hornstein: co-author to support community environmental projects after pollution violations

Rep. Hornstein: co-author to support community environmental projects after pollution violations

Representative Hornstein is a co-author of H.F. 167, a bill to support community environmental projects after pollution violations.

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Rep. Hornstein: co-author for funding Forever Green Program

Rep. Hornstein: co-author for funding Forever Green Program

Representative Hornstein is coauthor of HF 1076 which provides funding for the Forever Green Program to develop new perennial crops that reduce run off pollution and improve water quality.

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Rep. Hornstein: co-author of bill to restore funding to recycling programs

Rep. Hornstein: co-author of bill to restore funding to recycling programs

Representative Hornstein is coauthor of HF 2088 which restores the Solid Waste Tax to recycling programs and helps communities reduce waste and increase recycling.

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Rep. Hornstein: co-author of flame retardant restriction bill

Rep. Hornstein: co-author of flame retardant restriction bill

Rep. Hornstein is a co-author of HF1627 which expands the restrictions on toxic flame retardants in furniture and children’s products.

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House passes controversial omnibus environment bill

House passes controversial omnibus environment bill

New buffers language, avian flu money as omnibus environment, ag. bill repassedContinue reading

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Hornstein co-author of HF 1477 supporting recycling programs

Hornstein co-author of HF 1477 supporting recycling programs

Representative Hornstein is a co-author of H.F. 1477 which increases funding for county recycling programs and provides funding for a study of opportunities to grow jobs and increase markets for recycled materials.Continue reading

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Representative Hornstein authors HF 1412 to increase the recycling of electronic waste

Representative Frank Hornstein is the chief author of H.F. 1412 which will increase the recycling of electronic waste.Continue reading

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Recycling bill has business mandate

Outlet: Mankato Free Press By: Dan Linehan Published: May 11, 2014 New law expands recycling in Minnesota. Read more here…

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Lawmakers find money for White Bear groundwater problems, other environmental issues

Outlet: MPR News By: Elizabeth Dunbar Published: May 19, 2014 Final 2014 budget bill includes critical funds for terrestrial invasives, pollinators, groundwater work, recycling and crop research. Read more here…

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