Posts Tagged ‘ plastic bags ’

Plastic bag proposal trashed

Feb 20th, 2011 | By

HARTFORD — A bill aimed at discouraging the use of plastic grocery bags has been bagged. Read more here: Plastic bag proposal canned: Bill would have charged 5 cents per bag at Conn. grocery stores – The Middletown Press : Serving Middletown, CT.

Green Fund Bill Goes to Planning and Development Committee

Jan 18th, 2011 | By

State Sen. Ed Meyer has filed Proposed SB 46 which embodies the essence of previous “green fund” bills. The bill now goes to the Planning and Development Committee for consideration.

Would a Fee Prevent Connecticut Residents From Using So Many Plastic Bags?

Jan 18th, 2011 | By

State Sen. Ed Meyer hope an environmental fee would keep Connecticut residents from using so moany plastic bags.