Stories tagged: plastic bag ban
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019
Customers would pay most of the costs of paper replacements for a plastic bag ban, under a Senate proposal.
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019
Under the proposal, customers could purchase paper or reusable plastic bags for a dime each. Cities with a bag ordinance already in place would be required to adopt the state’s …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019
Legislature considers statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018
Relief from the scourge may be in sight for Jamaica, which is among at least 20 Caribbean and Latin American nations banning – or in discussions to ban – the …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2012
OLYMPIA – Banning plastic shopping bags throughout the state would keep them from showing up along roadsides, in landfills and in the bellies of whales in the Puget Sound, the …
Tue., Jan. 10, 2012
A Burien lawmaker says he plans to introduce a bill to ban plastic grocery bags statewide. Democratic Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon said he would introduce the bill today. A press conference …