The Problem with Plastic: Getting Ready for Single-Use Bag Bans

It’s no surprise that in March of next year, New York is joining California and Hawaii in banning single-use plastic bags state-wide. These store and supermarket staples are estimated to have only a 12-minute lifespan from first use to being discarded. However, some of these bags take 10 to 1,000 years to decompose, and shoppers … Continue reading The Problem with Plastic: Getting Ready for Single-Use Bag Bans