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Does Our Plastic Bag Tax Lead To Death?

Posted 02.03.2014 | DC

WASHINGTON -- D.C.'s plastic bag fee: good for the Anacostia River, bad for people wanting to avoid gastrointestinal disease? Bloomberg recently pu...

Jordan Howard

Plastic Bag Bans Spreading To More Cities

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.01.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Across the country, cities and counties are instituting fees on plastic bags, or even banning them outright, in an effort to prevent pol...

D.C. Bag Tax Collects $150,000 In January For River Cleanup

The Washington Post | Tim Craig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The District's 5-cent bag tax generated about $150,000 during January to help clean up the Anacostia River, even though residents have dramatically sc...

New Year, New Bag Fee In D.C.

Mother Nature Network | Jenn Savedge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

January 1st ushered in a new era in Washington D.C. It wasn't only the start of a new decade, it was also the day that the district's bag tax went in...