Illinois is first state to ban use of synthetic microbeads in products

June 8, 2014 9:21 PM

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Illinois became the only state in the country to ban the sale of products that contain synthetic plastic microbeads.

On Sunday, June 8, 2014 Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a bill to ban the material, in an effort to protect the environment, according to a spokesperson from the Office of Pat Quinn.

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