Residents, retailers in NJ put together for ban on single-use plastic baggage

Residents, retailers in NJ put together for ban on single-use plastic baggage

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. – Residents in New Jersey are making ready themselves for the statewide ban on single-use plastic baggage set to enter impact Wednesday. Nonetheless, there are nonetheless considerations surrounding the change from each prospects and retailers. Institutions all through New Jersey have been making ready all yr for the Could 4 statewide ban on…

Pittsburgh joins Philadelphia in banning plastic luggage

Pittsburgh joins Philadelphia in banning plastic luggage

PITTSBURGH (The Middle Sq.) — The 2 largest cities in Pennsylvania have prohibited single-use plastic luggage at companies after the Pittsburgh Metropolis Council handed laws on Tuesday, becoming a member of Philadelphia’s ban accepted final 12 months. “This landmark piece of laws will sharply curtail litter, mitigate stormwater threat, cut back the quantity of microplastics…