Recycled Products

Learn what recycled products are and how to buy them.

State and higher education employees should take the “WA-State Environmental Procurement Preference” training through the Washington State Learning Center for a certificate of completion.

If you complete this course within the WA-State Learn Center, you will receive three one-minute boosters within the first 3 months of completing the course. These boosters help keep course information fresh in your mind.

If you do not have access to the Washington State Learning Center, use watch the documini video on this webpage.

Related policies


This policy implements the purchasing preference authorized in RCW 39.26.255 and WAC 200-300-085 for competitive purchases of products containing recycled material and designates specifications for the purchase of products containing recycled material. The intent is to advance recycling through the purchase and use of new products containing or manufactured with recycled materials.

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Contracts & procurement training team