Making Waves in Bellingham, WA

Making Waves in Bellingham, WA

In Bellingham, Washington, two ladies decided that they wanted a plastic bag ban in their town. Brookes Anderson and Jill McIntyre Witt started the ball rolling. They called their group “Bag It Bellingham”. Then they engaged the help of Seth Fleetwood, a City Councilman. “We have plans for a Citizen Awareness & Education Outreach throughout […]

Bag It Movie Screenings in San Mateo County

Bag It Movie Screenings in San Mateo County

San Mateo County, CA, Oct. 11, 2012 – Have our lives become a little too plastic? Follow an average American who decides to give up using plastic grocery bags, and ends learning more than he ever dreamed about plastics in our lives, our oceans, and our bodies. The San Mateo County Health System and Green […]

Bellingham, Washington Group Wants Plastic Bag Ban

Bellingham, Washington Group Wants Plastic Bag Ban

Update: BELLINGHAM HAS NOW PASSED A PLASTIC BAG BAN ORDINANCE. See Story Photo Courtesy Dwiki. Licensed Under Creative Commons 3.0. Click for License [/learn_more] A local group in Bellingham, Washington, USA is proposing to ban plastic bags in the city. Bellingham, Washington is located just north of Puget Sound on Bellingham Bay, approximately 50 miles […]

Home Town of Multi-Award Winning Film “Bag It” Bans Plastic Bags

Home Town of Multi-Award Winning Film “Bag It” Bans Plastic Bags

Telluride, Colorado, USA, eliminates disposable plastic bags on March 1st. Well known as a ski resort, Telluride is also home to most of the people who created the movie “Bag It”.(1) “Bag It”, the multi-award winning film about plastic bags, which will be airing on National Public Television starting April 18th, was filmed in and […]