More towns are tossing out plastic shopping bags

By John Hilliard GLOBE CORRESPONDENT Posted: October 27, 2016 Industry lobbying may have helped block a state legislative effort to limit use of disposable shopping bags earlier this year, but local environmental advocates see victory in the growing numbers of cities and towns that banned the bag. At least 18 communities this year passed rules Read more about More towns are tossing out plastic shopping bags[…]