Plastic Oceans Plastic Bag kickoff


“The time has come, the Walrus said, to talk of many things.” With a nod to Mr. Carroll, the time to end plastic bag that are non reuseuseable has come. Our oceans are starting to fill with microplastics, scientists now have the facts, and we are likely eating them all the time. Join this campaign to change consumer behavior for the better. Your children and grandchildren will thank you.And it’s way past time.

Plastic Oceans Plastic Bags State Kicks off Campaign for a Statewide Reusable Bag Bill 
The campaign for a reusable statewide bag bill kicked off this month. Environmental organizations and their legislative allies hope to build off existing 23 local ordinances already in place in Washington and introduce the bill in the 2019 legislative session. Proponents say there are more than 86 million metric tons of plastic in our oceans with the equivalent of five grocery bags of plastic trash for every foot of coastline spilling into oceans annually. Martha Baskin reports. (PRX)

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