REGINA – The city says it’s not currently looking at an outright ban on plastic bags because it’s not sure how it would affect business. However, some businesses would actually welcome a clampdown on light plastic bags, including the company that currently struggles with recycling them. 341 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) – Aldermen have agreed to a compromise on a plan to ban plastic bags, which would allow restaurants and mom-and-pop stores to keep using them, but prohibit large retailers from placing merchandise in the ubiquitous plastic bags. 408 more words
An estimated 10.6 Billion single-use bags will be given out before the government implements new single-use bag legislation in 2015.
A shocking 10.6 billion single-use bags will be handed out at shops in England before the bag charge comes into force on 1st October 2015. 345 more words