30 Sep '14, 5pm

California just signed the nation's first state-level plastic bag ban into law!

California just signed the nation's first state-level plastic bag ban into law!

California Governor Jerry Brown just signed the nation’s first state-level ban on plastic bags into law! Several cities across the United States have already outlawed plastic grocery bags, but this is the first time a bag ban has been signed into law on the state level. The new measure is a big step forward for waste reduction and the preservation of the environment, and it sends a clear signal to consumers and manufacturers about the consequences of using non-renewable materials for packaging.

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