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Apr 28, 2020

How Coronavirus Is Changing The Bag Ban Debate

As part of emergency coronavirus measures, many states, towns and municipalities are revisiting bans on single-use plastic bags, citing hygienic concerns and the possibility that the virus can live on reusable bags. Some Recent Actions Taken Include: California: On April 22, the Governor of CA issued Executive Order N-54-20 temporarily suspending the state’s plastic bag […]

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Dec 5, 2019

New York’s Bag Ban: Here’s What It Means For Your Business (Q&A)

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags into law, citing environmental concerns and the general impact of litter on New York communities. The state uses an estimated 23 billion plastic bags every year, with approximately half of them ending up in landfills and waterways. Once the ban goes into […]

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Nov 15, 2019

States with Pending Paper and Plastic Bag Legislation

Since 2016, the number of states that have passed bag legislation across the country has approximately doubled. California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maine, New York and Puerto Rico have all enacted statewide plastic bans (for the breakdown of what those state laws entail, download the whitepaper). Now, even more states are considering, and preparing to vote on, […]

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Nov 5, 2019

Challenges Facing Businesses Affected by Plastic Bag Bans

With the changing regulatory landscape, businesses that offer plastic bags are finding themselves with the challenge of not only keeping up with numerous local and statewide bag regulations, but also finding ways to offer sustainable products in order to maintain compliance. There are a number of hurdles businesses need to overcome when turning to plastic […]

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Oct 15, 2019

The History of Plastic Bag Bans

The demand for legislatures to take action against plastic bags has surged in the last few years. But what is fueling these regulations and where have bans already been implemented? Environmental Impact of Plastic Bags It may not be too surprising, but environmental concerns surrounding plastic bans can be traced all the way back to […]

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