30 Mar '16, 2pm

These 6 States Want to Ban Plastic Bag Bans (Yes, You Read That Right)

These 6 States Want to Ban Plastic Bag Bans (Yes, You Read That Right)

when Gov. Douglas Ducey (R) signed into law a measure that would stop any local government from putting any restrictions on plastic bags, bottles, foam containers, cans and boxes. State lawmakers who wanted to stop the bans argued that “excessive regulation” on bags and other disposable containers would stifle economic growth. Ducey also signed another bill that would give state legislators the right to ask the attorney general’s office to investigate a local policy that is acting contrary to the state law.

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2016/03/30/ban-plastic-bag-bans/

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