New York’s Bag Fee Fight

The arguments for and against plastic bag fees have created a heated debate about the environment, jobs, shopping and revenue.

Bag Wars

Sometimes incentives are unpredictable…especially for B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Bag). A new 5-cent tax on paper and plastic shopping bags in Montgomery County, Maryland is primarily targeting plastic bag use. Fewer plastic bags will mean cleaner local rivers and an…