Plastic Bag Bans Starting March 1, 2020, New York State’s ban on single-use plastic bags goes into effect. To date, eight states have such a ban. New York joins California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, Oregon and Vermont. In addition to state level bans, cities such as Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Seattle, WA; Boulder, CO; Portland, … Continue reading Plastic Bag Bans, Facts and More
Q: Can I recycle plastic bags? A: This is a question we get asked very often. From the bags you get with your shopping to the plastic bags, wrap and film that encase many of the items you buy. It is a huge problem that many cities are trying to address with regulations. The good news … Continue reading Q&A: Can I Recycle Plastic Bags?
April 2018–While New York mulls a ban on single-use plastic bags, San Francisco just took another step forward. Now in the West Coast city, which already has a bag ban in place, it is possible to easily recycle plastic bags and other clean, dry film and flimsy plastic such as plastic wrap! To help get the … Continue reading Recycling Plastic Bags In San Francisco – W Hotel Shows How
It is a question Great Forest consultants get asked fairly often. From the bags you get with your takeout lunches to the plastic bags that encase every new piece of technology. What do you do with all the pastic bags? The good news is there they are recyclable. The unfortunate news is that they are … Continue reading Q&A: Can I recycle plastic bags?