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Will Governor Brown Evict Plastic Bags for Good?
/ September 9, 2014 10:48 am

Will Governor Brown Evict Plastic Bags for Good?

Governor Brown has promised he will sign a statewide plastic bag ban into law. The bill, SB 270, will phase out such bags in grocery stores and pharmacies beginning July 2015, and in convenience stores one year later.

Europeans Wade In On Fate of Disposable Bags
/ May 23, 2011 12:25 pm

Europeans Wade In On Fate of Disposable Bags

While  various cities in the United States ponder the fate of single-use disposable bags in their individual communities, the 27 countries of  the European Union are taking the plunge by inviting input from every citizen  of its’  member-countries . The general question at hand:  Given the detrimental effect of single-use use plastic carrier bags, should there be mandatory action taken [&hellip