Retailers Respond to Texas Supreme Court Ruling on Plastic Bag Bans

Retailers Respond to Texas Supreme Court Ruling on Plastic Bag Bans

Plastic Bag Bans No Longer Allowed in Texas? Recently the Texas Supreme Court ruled that a state law preempted the disposable plastic bag ban in Laredo. This ruling effectively overturned the ban in Laredo as well as all of the other single-use plastic bag bans in Texas. We wrote about the Texas Supreme Court Ruling […]

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First South American Country Ratifies Plastic Bag Ban

First South American Country Ratifies Plastic Bag Ban

First South American Plastic Bag Ban to Roll Out in as Early as Six Months Despite some last minute uncertainty, Chile became the first country in all of South America to pass a single-use plastic bag ban. This ban will help to significantly reduce litter while also creating an increased demand for Customized Reusable Bags. […]

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Reusable Bag Materials: How to Select the Right Material for Your Job

Reusable Bag Materials: How to Select the Right Material for Your Job

How to Best Use Each Custom reusable bags make for excellent promotional products that effectively get the word out about your brand. However, with so many material options and bag designs, finding the right combination can be tricky. Last week, we examined the different reusable bag materials available. Today, we are going to explain how […]

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Guess What Was Found at the Bottom of The World’s Deepest Ocean?

Guess What Was Found at the Bottom of The World’s Deepest Ocean?

Widespread Impact of Litter In 1998 scientists manning a robotic submersible found something very unexpected at almost 36,000 feet down in the Mariana Trench: a disposable plastic bag. What made this find so alarming is the remoteness of the location. Scientists who study the deepest parts of the world’s oceans have made similar finds. From […]

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Do Plastic Bag Bans Work? Let’s See What The Science Says

Do Plastic Bag Bans Work? Let’s See What The Science Says

Research Determines If Bag Bans are Effective Plastic bag bans can be a divisive topic. Some people feel plastic bag bans are necessary to combat litter and the resulting environmental impact. Others argue plastic bag bans are unnecessary and increased awareness and recycling should be enough to address litter problems. Now science has an answer […]

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Why Plastic Bag Bans Are Good for Wildlife

Why Plastic Bag Bans Are Good for Wildlife

Understanding How Disposable Products Impact Ecosystems Plastic bag bans are becoming more and more commonplace throughout the United States. Many cities, counties and even states are discussing passing such bans. Each municipality that passes a plastic bag ban has their own reasons. As a big part of their impetus to pass a ban, many cities cite the […]

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