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Green Week - It's In The Bag

Los Angeles brought in the free plastic bag ban this year which is excellent news. We have been using our own reusable bags for quite a while now. 141 more words



This past Saturday, a whole bunch of Fort Worth folks pulled on crazy orange t-shirts and headed out to clean up the streets and waterways.   We met up with the Daisy Girl Scouts at a lot on Alta Mesa, across from two different convenience stores.   352 more words

Hearing TODAY on Chicago Plastic Bag Ban

***UPDATE as 3/25/2014 7:24pm  After two hours of deliberation, aldermen in the Health and Environmental Protection Committee have set a date for the vote, April 15th, 2014 ( 85 more words

Things To Ponder

Bag Ban

Dallas City Councilman Dwaine Caraway is fighting to enact a citywide band on single-use plastic bags.

Dear Councilman Caraway,

We are creatures of habit and the idea of change can be intimidating.   205 more words


Flagstaff Sustainability Commission Moves Forward With Plastic Bag Ban

By Elisha Dorfsmith

The Flagstaff Sustainability Commission voted 5-2 last night to move forward with an ordinance banning plastic bags in the City. I was one of the two no votes. 61 more words

New Media

Los Angeles bag ban leads to increase in petty theft

I want to congratulate my city councilman, Mike Bonin, for his support of Los Angeles’ ban on plastic grocery bags.

You see, earlier this evening, I was at my local Albertson’s ( 101 more words

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