Legislation

An article from the BBC today has announced that Mauritania, Africa has banned plastic bags after a series of alarming statistical findings have determined that more than 70% of cattle and sheep...

An article in the Huffington Post made the announcement that Concord, Massachusetts has become one of the first American communities to ban bottled water, the final result of three years of hard...

The United Arab Emirates Government has created legislation in an attempt to rid Abu Dhabi, Dubai and other emirates of plastic bags by creating a law that only biodegradable bags may be used in...

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...