Statement from American Progressive Bag Alliance On California Senate Bill 405

The following is a statement concerning California Senate Bill 405, a bill to ban plastic bags statewide.

Statement From American Progressive Bag Alliance On California Senate Bill 405 (via PR Newswire)

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --┬áThe California State Senate voted today to move forward on Senate Bill 405, a ban on 100 percent recyclable plastic bags. The vote, which received bipartisan opposition, threatens manufacturing jobs in the state in pursuit of a backwards policy that…