In an effort to understand how the recent lawsuits fit into the larger strategy of the plastics industry, I began investigating the history of industry’s litigation tactics, and uncovered a long and largely untold story of conflict between the public and the now ubiquitous plastic bag. This timeline is intended as a starting point for people interested in the history and tactics of the single-use plastics industry
Bag Monster Crashes Sustainable Brands 2016 in San Diego Andy Keller, President & Founder of ChicoBag, attended Sustainable Brands 2016 as a speaker on the panel Evolving Tools and Technologies in the Quest to Increasing Supply Chain Transparency. On June 8th, Andy spoke about Repreve’s UTrust Technology and how it enables ChicoBag to track supply chain materials throughout the production [&hellip
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The nation’s first state-wide ban on plastic bags has been pushed back more than a year after opponents secured enough signatures to put it to a public vote
Some eight million metric tons of plastic waste makes its way into the world’s oceans each year, and the amount of the debris is likely to increase greatly over the next decade unless nations take strong measures to dispose of their trash responsibly, new research suggests