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Plastic Bag Ban in Chicago

It’s a sunny day in Chicago, and I have two bags in my hand. One is paper and the other is plastic. While this is not new, what is new is Chicago’s Bag Ban. 1,042 more words


Why We Ban the Bag

The city of Chicago has enacted a plastic bag ban which I thought meant that I would have to buy new plastic bags every time I went to the grocery store. 673 more words


Bag It: Ditch The Plastic And Bring Your Own In Vail

VAIL, Colo. (CBS4)– Another mountain town in Colorado is kicking the bag to the curb, literally. Vail is getting rid of all plastic bags within the town limits. 151 more words


Plastic Bag Fee Trashed in Dallas

DALLAS – The five-cent plastic bag fee in Dallas is going, going, gone! The Dallas City Council voted 10-4 Friday to kill the fee that was imposed back in January. 254 more words



Since last fall, ILACSD has received a variety of questions about how plastic bag ban laws will impact the way we shop. For today’s blog, ILACSD’s Director of Development and Marketing, Morgan, will focus on Encinitas’s plastic bag ordinance and tackle some frequently asked questions. 846 more words


Plastic bag bans in Texas seem to be on the rise and working

AUSTIN (AP) — Austin has bans on plastic bags and one of the state’s strictest tree removal ordinances.

Denton became the first in the state to outlaw hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. 232 more words