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Los Angeles Plastic Bag Ban

LA Becomes Largest U.S. City To Implement Plastic Bag Ban

Los Angeles Daily News | Dakota Smith | Posted 03.05.2014 | Los Angeles

A rack of cream-colored canvas bags greeted shoppers Thursday at the checkout line at North Hollywood's Fresh & Easy, a reminder of the city's new pla...

Why Everyone Scoffed At Villaraigosa

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 08.27.2013 | Los Angeles

With only a few days left in his term, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is continuing with a flurry of activity, signing the city's plastic bags ban on Wedn...

Banned!

AP | Posted 06.26.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles became the biggest city in the country to ban free plastic bags in grocery stores following a city council vote Tuesday. T...

Major City Closes In On Plastic Bag Ban

Posted 06.19.2013 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles is on the verge of becoming the largest city in the United States to ban plastic grocery bags. The City Council approved the ordinance ...

Will LA Say Goodbye To The 'Bag Scam' Once And For All?

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 08.18.2013 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles would be the latest city to join in banning single-use plastic bags at markets under a proposal going to the full City Council on Tuesday....

Supermarket Lobbyist Reveals Surprising Effect Of Plastic Bag Ban

Ventura County Star | Timm Herdt | Posted 06.02.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO -- The years-long attempt to ban plastic bags from grocery stores in California began anew Monday when an Assembly committee backed a 2013 ...

The History Of Plastic Grocery Bags

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.31.2012 | Los Angeles

By Associated Press With Los Angeles preparing to become the largest city in the nation to ban plastic grocery bags, a short history of the ubiquit...

Is The Plastic Bag Headed For The Trash Heap Of History?

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 07.31.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Ah, the little plastic grocery bag, we hardly got to know you. Although it seems as if the single-use grocery bag, as it's formal...

Reducing Our Environmental Impact

Posted 05.25.2012 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: When you’re out shopping, and you haven’t brought your own bag ...

Plastic Bags BANNED In Parts Of LA County

AP | NOAKI SCHWARTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Parts of Los Angeles County have joined other California communities in banning stores from using single-use plastic bags. County...