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Plastic Bag Fee

Another Major City Might Impose Controversial Plastic Bag Fees

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 08.14.2013 | Green

Denver may become the latest city to join in on the plastic bag fee trend that appears to be sweeping the state. If Denver adopts the fee, shopper...

Hawaii Plastic Bag Fee Could Be First Of Its Kind

AP | TREENA SHAPIRO | Posted 04.18.2012 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — A proposal to collect fees from customers who choose disposable paper and plastic shopping bags is gaining support as it works its w...

Will The 5-Cent Bag Tax Be Bagged?

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.15.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A plan to institute a 5-cent fee on plastic and paper bags in one Maryland county is currently stuck in Annapolis waiting further action...

ANOTHER Colo. Town Bans Plastic Bags, Sets Fee For Paper

AP | Posted 12.12.2011 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. -- The Aspen City Council has voted to ban plastic bags from the Colorado mountain resort town's two grocery stores and place a 20-cent f...

Plastic Bag Bans Push Consumers To Use Paper, Making Cities Reconsider Ban

The New York Times | SABRA CHARTRAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Three years ago, San Francisco was the first city in the country to ban the ubiquitous plastic shopping bag, but it was quickly followed by Palo Alto ...