Legislation

Oregon's city of Eugene has become yet another community to ban plastic bags as of Monday night. According to the Associated Press, the ban passed with a vote of 6-2, and includes the...

An article in the Peninsula Daily News this week announced that Port Townsend, Washington will be joining the growing ranks of towns in which plastic bags have been banned. According to...

An encouraging story posted on allAfrica.com today reports that Tanzania has enjoyed a successful transition into a plastic bag free economy. The Pemba Islands have a success story that can be...

The French Senate Committee has recently passed a ban on bisphenol A  in food packaging, due to take effect in 2015, but this action has caused irritation amongst members of the BPA Coalition...

It was announced on Wednesday that Louisville, Kentucky is considering a new waste disposal plan aimed at limiting the amount of garbage people create by including new restrictions on trash...

The Wall Street journal ran an article today that took a binary perspective on the issue of plastic bag bans by gathering both sides of the argument and presenting them side by side. The story...