Legislation

California has become the latest state to acknowledge bisphenol A, or BPA, as a chemical with potentially carcinogenic properties according to a new decision which surfaced yesterday, reports the...

An article from the BBC yesterday marked the beginning of Northern Ireland's new tax on plastic carrier bags, which has now officially come into effect. The tax mandates that retailers must...

Louisiana may be the next state to join the plastic bag ban battle as Democratic representative Regina Barrow of Baton Rouge has proposed an amendment to the state constitution requiring a 5 cent...

In an article that appeared on the Sunday Times this week, a man was detained by the police in Rwanda after being caught smuggling a shipment of polythene bags into the country, which are...

Contributor Andy Metzger of the Lowell Sun, Massachusetts reports that in addition to being excluded from baby bottles by legislation already, bisphenol A is now being challenged with...

According to an article in the Lund Report last week, Oregon lawmakers are now considering a bill which would --if passed-- require manufacturers to report if their products contain any...