Legislation

Grist's Rachel Cernasky breaks down the differences between compostable and...

According to the Capitol Fax of Illinois, Governor Pat Quinn of Illinois has recently taken a stand against a bill which would prohibit the banning of plastic bags in the state. Siding with 13...

The Center for Biological Diversity in San Francisco, California USA has legally petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to set new criteria in regard to the amount of visible plastic...

An update from the American Nurses Association states that, while Bisphenol A has been banned by the US Food and Drug Administration, plastic products are still unsafe due to the substitution of...

Environmental activists met in Mira Mesa to discuss plans for a plastic bag ban in California last week, but as U-T San Diego columnist Matthew Hall comments, "Unlike windblown bags...

An article on California's San Jose Mercury News today reports that the city of Cupertino is currently considering implementing a bag ban and a polystyrene ban in a matter of years. According...