Cereplast Ready for Italian Plastic Bag Ban

Cereplast Ready for Italian Plastic Bag Ban

Seymour, Ind., June 4, 2013 (PBBR) – Italy’s plastic bag ban has created some controversy among members of the European Commission (EC). The United Kingdom, with beaches that are clogged with plastic litter, is fighting Italy on its plastic bag ban because it is not sanctioned by the EC under current rules of packaging. The […]

Dozens of Bay Area Cities Expand Plastic Bag Bans

Dozens of Bay Area Cities Expand Plastic Bag Bans

PALO ALTO, California, December 8, 2012 (ENS) – The City of Palo Alto is in the process of expanding its existing ban on single-use plastic bags at large grocery stores to all retail stores and food service establishments. The high-tech, high income San Francisco Bay Area peninsula city of 65,000 that hosts Stanford University hopes […]

Plastic’s Intimacy With Our Oceans

Plastic’s Intimacy With Our Oceans

The following story is republished from and In Association with reuseit.com®. . . Helping advance the adoption of reusable shopping bags and reduction of plastic bags as a lifestyle choice. This article provides a “snapshot” of just how bad plastic litter is in our oceans and the harmful effects of this intimate relationship.  Please read […]