Legislation

Last Thursday, the Portland City Council in Oregon met and unanimously decided to expand their currently existing ban on plastic bags to include all retail and food establishments, KOIN News...

In an article on the Hong Kong Standard on Friday, Candy Chan writes that researchers feel that the bag levy issued on single use plastic bags should contribute to funding the creation of what...

In an enlightening article from Al Jazeera yesterday, contributor Dana Boyd Barr discusses the United States' policy on chemicals, warning consumers that despite recent attention given to...

Despite the growing number of conflicting studies and concerns, the United States Food and Drug Administration insists to this day that the chemical bisphenol A is safe for human consumption. BPA...

An article posted by KVUE News has reported that Austin, Texas is currently working on a revised bag ban that aims to clarify the ordinance previously suggested to the city council. Jessica Vess...

An article from the Hindu yesterday states that Delhi's new ban on the production of plastic packaging, set to take effect on November 22nd, has drawn the attention of plastic bag advocates...