NJ's plastic bag ban goes into impact

NJ's plastic bag ban goes into impact

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. – New Jersey’s ban on plastic luggage went into impact Wednesday. Each single-use plastic luggage and foam meals service merchandise are actually banned. Loads of shops are giving out free reusable luggage to assist folks make the transition. “Wawa has 272 shops in New Jersey…we’re handing out 1000 luggage at every location to…

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…

Pennsylvania Home of Representatives passes bundle of payments that will reverse ban on fracking in Delaware River Basin

Pennsylvania Home of Representatives passes bundle of payments that will reverse ban on fracking in Delaware River Basin

Harrisburg, Pa.–The Pennsylvania Home of Representatives Monday handed a bundle of laws that will enhance fossil gas vitality manufacturing within the state. This bundle of payments would considerably diminish the energy of the Delaware River Basin Compact (DRBC), an inter-state settlement between Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Delaware which created a fee to supervise…

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…

Biden named in North Atlantic industrial fishing ban lawsuit filed by fishermen

Biden named in North Atlantic industrial fishing ban lawsuit filed by fishermen

(The Heart Sq.) – Fishermen in Massachusetts and New Jersey are difficult a Biden administration proclamation in courtroom. The fishermen have filed a lawsuit, Fehily et al. v. Biden et al., in U.S. District Courtroom for the District of New Jersey alleging the proclamation that bans industrial fishing within the North Atlantic Ocean, primarily the…

Invoice to ban spot appeals would get rid of the Pennsylvania 'newcomer tax'

Invoice to ban spot appeals would get rid of the Pennsylvania 'newcomer tax'

(The Heart Sq.) – The observe of spot appeals to reassess property taxes after a sale could also be coming to an finish in Pennsylvania. Whereas the state’s uniformity clause prevents particular person properties from being singled out, that has not stopped some college districts in interesting assessments when a home is offered. The Senate…