Legislation

Following a vote yesterday, the French Parliament has voted to ban bisphenol A from food packaging, beginning with baby food packaging next year and progressing to cover all food packaging by the...

Suffolk County, New York has announced that is is joining the ranks of states looking to eliminate the ubiquitous chemical bisphenol A from consumers' lives by enacting a ban on BPA in cash...

After hotly contested debates on Toronto's plastic bag ban, it seems that the plastics lobby has won the battle -- Toronto has recently voted to scrap its plastic bag ban, which has been in...

PlasticsEurope, an industry body representing the interests of plastics manufacturers in the EU, are protesting the French ban of bisphenol A that is set to go into effect in January of 2015. The...

An article from National Geographic correspondent Brian Clark Howard addresses the commonly stated belief that plastic bag taxes affect lower income people, and comments that this is a fallacy...

In a move to halt Toronto's swift action against plastic bags, the Canada Plastic Bag Association has launched a lawsuit against the City of Toronto. Plastics News contributor Michael Lauzon...