Answering 5 Common Questions About The Connecticut Bag Ban

Answering 5 Common Questions About The Connecticut Bag Ban

Be Prepared for Changes Coming to the Constitution State A law passed in 2019 called to ban single-use plastic bags throughout Connecticut. The measure implemented a plan to phase in the ban. Initially, a fee would be charged for disposable plastic bags and the fee would eventually give way to a complete ban. Everything was […]

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Rhode Island Plastic Waste Reduction Act (S0037)…Here’s What Your Business Needs To Know

Rhode Island Plastic Waste Reduction Act (S0037)…Here’s What Your Business Needs To Know

How to Prepare for Rhode Island’s Plastic Bag Ban Plastic bags are a normal part of business for many retail establishments, so when a single-use plastic bag ban goes into effect, it can be a big deal. Rhode Island is close to passing the Plastic Waste Reduction Act. This ban will be significant for many […]

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Has Rhode Island FINALLY Banned Plastic Bags and Straws?

Has Rhode Island FINALLY Banned Plastic Bags and Straws?

Ocean State Going Plastic-Free…Finally? After a delay resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic, Rhode Island is finally moving forward with efforts to ban disposable plastic items. The Senate recently passed two bills that will ban single-use plastic bags and straws respectively. You can learn more about plastic bag bans by looking at our map that covers […]

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Virginia Executive Order 77 To Phase Out Single-Use Plastic

Virginia Executive Order 77 To Phase Out Single-Use Plastic

Virginia’s Long-Term Plan to Eliminate Unnecessary Plastic with Executive Order 77 Virginia is taking a big step to phase out single-use plastic bags and other disposable items. An executive order recently signed by the Governor lays out a tiered plan that will reduce a lot of unnecessary disposable plastic items by 2025. Learn more about […]

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