San Francisco’s Plastic Bag Ban Expands in October – September 20, 2012
City to extend ban to include retailers, bookstores, and clothing stores. Opponents vow to appeal
San Francisco’s hard-fought ban on plastic bags is scheduled to expand in October from grocery and drug stores to other retailers, bookstores and clothing stores. By October 2013 even restaurants will have to rethink their packaging options. Take-out may never be the same.
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Yet despite the political momentum behind the battle against litter and landfill bulk, not all San Franciscans are taking this news well. A group — actually,… more
by: Haley Zaremba