Plastic Bags

Philadelphia Councilman Proposes Fee On Disposable Shopping BagsCouncilman Mark Squilla is proposing a bill that would charge shoppers five cents every time they use a disposable bag.
FTC: Makers Of Biodegradable Dog Waste Bags Misleading ConsumersMakers of biodegradable dog waste bags are in some deep doo doo with the FTC.
Local Lawmaker Wants 2-Cent Fee On Plastic Shopping BagsBring your own bag to the store, or pay a two-cent fee for each plastic one you get. That's the idea of one Pennsylvania lawmaker.