Bag law moves in right direction



I think it is important for consumers to realize the point of this law. Vendors are not trying to make money by charging for the bags—it is to discourage the use of plastic bags altogether. Even though people reuse plastic bags and even though some plastic bags get recycled, they are still a huge environmental problem.
Just a few facts. Plastic shopping bags are banned in more than a quarter of the world’s countries. Plastic shopping bags are a huge contributor to floating marine de...

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