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Recycling is Key

If all plastic carryout bags were recycled, we wouldn’t need to ban plastic bags. The EPA says that only about 12%…

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New Study: Plastic Fragments in Seabird Stomachs

New Study: Plastic Fragments in Seabird Stomachs

Mediterranean Sea, March 1, 2014 (PBBR) - Plastic debris in our oceans is killing seabirds. A new study released by the European Commission's Science for Environment Policy brings…

“True reUSAble Bags” USA Made

Provides A Cost-Effective Recycled Solution Command Packaging's ''True reUSAble Bags'' are the greener alternative to imported reusable bags. Unlike imported reusable bags, “True reUSAble Bags” are manufactured locally…

Los Angeles Makes the Switch to Reusable Bags

Los Angeles Makes the Switch to Reusable Bags

Los Angeles, CA, June 25, 2013 (PBBR) - The City of Los Angeles, California made the switch to reusable bags today. After the second reading, City Council passed…

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Global Regulation of Plastic Bags

Plastic bags are being regulated around the world. Countries around the world are regulating plastic bags and their usage. Plastic bags have become such…

Freemantle Becomes “Plastic Bag Free City”

Freemantle Becomes “Plastic Bag Free City”

Freemantle, Western Australia, July 9, 2014 (PBBR) - The Strategic and General Services Committee of Freemantle has voted unanimously to adopt the Plastic Bag…

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Dallas, TX Adopts Citywide Fee On Plastic Bags

Dallas, TX Adopts Citywide Fee On Plastic Bags

161st U.S. Jurisdiction to Regulate Plastic Bags Dallas, Texas, March 26, 2014 (PBBR) - The Dallas City Council voted to regulate plastic bags at the regular Council Meeting…

England Sets 5p Fee For Plastic Bags

Breckenridge Passes Disposable Bag Fee

Northern Ireland Imposes Levy on Single Use Bags

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