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‘Wild West’: California Aims To Crack Down On Major Retailers Over Plastic Bag Violations

‘Wild West’: California Aims To Crack Down On Major Retailers Over Plastic Bag Violations

Thomas Catenacci  A California state commission requested that authorities crack down on retailers it accused of skirting plastic bag and pollution laws, Reuters reported. The California Statewide Commission on Recycling Markets and Curbside Recycling alleged that many retail businesses are selling plastic bags that are falsely labeled as being recyclable, according to Reuters. On Dec. […]

Surf City to repeal bag ban

Surf City to repeal bag ban

Referendum threat ties CA bag ban in knots

Referendum threat ties CA bag ban in knots

Plastic Bag Ban–with Massive Tax Increase–Sits on Brown’s Desk

Plastic Bag Ban–with Massive Tax Increase–Sits on Brown’s Desk

By Jon Fleischman On January 9, at a press conference in the State Capitol introducing his FY 2014-15 budget, Governor Jerry Brown said, “There will be no new taxes for the foreseeable future.” Could it be that we have reached the unforeseen future with the delivery by the California legislature of Senate Bill 270, the […]