fuckyescalifornia:

7 Ways California’s Plastic Bag Ban Is Great News for Planet Earth

In California, the days of ocean-polluting, wildlife-killing plastic bags are over.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed into law a bill that makes the Golden State the first in the nation to enact a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. (Citywide bans are already in effect in San Francisco; Los Angeles; Washington, D.C.; Portland, Ore.; and other municipalities.)
Beginning July 1, 2015, the bill will require retailers to provide alternatives such as recycled paper bags for at least a dime a pop.
How ban affects California and environment:
Savings
Climate Change
Cutting Back
Toxic Diet
Pollution
Sea Turtles
Costs
Read full article and view full gallery HERE.

fuckyescalifornia:

7 Ways California’s Plastic Bag Ban Is Great News for Planet Earth

In California, the days of ocean-polluting, wildlife-killing plastic bags are over.

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed into law a bill that makes the Golden State the first in the nation to enact a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. (Citywide bans are already in effect in San Francisco; Los Angeles; Washington, D.C.; Portland, Ore.; and other municipalities.)

Beginning July 1, 2015, the bill will require retailers to provide alternatives such as recycled paper bags for at least a dime a pop.

How ban affects California and environment:

  • Savings
  • Climate Change
  • Cutting Back
  • Toxic Diet
  • Pollution
  • Sea Turtles
  • Costs

Read full article and view full gallery HERE.

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