Make Waves in Your Hometown

Make Waves in Your Hometown

Yes, there is something that you can do to help curb plastic pollution in our oceans, rivers and waterways! Always use reusable bags – this is no small part; Start a plastic bag ban in your hometown. Starting a plastic bag ban is no small task. It may not be for you. Get this handbook […]

Toronto Considers Rescinding Plastic Bag Ban

Toronto Considers Rescinding Plastic Bag Ban

Council Agreed to Reconsider TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, September 26, 2012 (ENS) – Toronto City Council is under industry pressure to rescind its new ban on plastic shopping bags, due to take effect January 1, 2013. One industry group has threatened to fight the ban in court. The Ontario Convenience Stores Association sent a letter to […]

8,800 Local Jobs Threatened by Bag Bans

Statement From the American Progressive Bag Alliance Regarding Austin Bag Ban and Tax Proposal AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ —  Mark Daniels, Hilex Poly, and Chairman of the American Progressive Bag Alliance (APBA) will provide comments before the Community Forum on Single Use Bags this evening regarding Austin’s proposed ordinance to tax and ban single […]

NC Single-Use Bag Ban Bill

GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA SESSION 2009 S 3 SENATE BILL 1018 Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources Committee Substitute Adopted 5/12/09 House Committee Substitute Favorable 6/9/09 Short Title: Ban Certain Single-Use Bags. (Public) Sponsors: Referred to: March 26, 2009 *S1018-v-3* 1 A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 2 AN ACT TO REDUCE PLASTIC AND NONRECYCLED PAPER BAG USE ON […]