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California:
Manhattan Beach needs your support!

Foster City considers plastic bag ban
San Mateo County considers ban on polystyrene containers
Full and partial polysterene ban in the following cities:
Alameda, Aliso Viejo, Berkeley, Calabasas, Capitola, Carmel, Emeryville, Fairfax, Hercules, Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Woods, Los Angeles, Malibu, Monterey, Millbrae, Mill Valley, Newport Beach, Oakland, Pacific Grove, Palo Alto, Pittsburg, San Clemente, San Bruno, San Clemente, San Francisco, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Cruz, Santa Monica, Sausalito, South San Francisco, Scotts Valley, Watsonville, and West Hollywood.
Cities and Counties Considering full EPS Bans:
Arcata, Burbank, Foster City, Fremont, Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Marina, Monterey County, Pacifica, Pasadena, Riverbank, Richmond, San Clemente, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Union City

Alaska:

“Green fee” for plastic bags

Arizona:

Bill to require major retailers to offer plastic-bag recycling

Texas:

Austin, Bill to target retailers offering plastic bags

Oregon:

Dangers of Ocean Plastic Lectures
Washington, Seattle:
Much ado, not much action
Other Places Considering Bans:
Full EPS Bans:
  • Toronto, Ontario (Canada)
  • New York City, New York-
  • Issaquah, WA
Comprehensive Polystyrene Bans
  • Rahway, NJ
  • Suffolk County, NY
Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Bans
  • Seattle, WA
  • Portland, OR
  • Freeport, ME