Plans to put a cap on bag production

Greenwood, Al
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 65, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan to place restriction on plastic bag production in the U.S. Several cities in the U.S. are considering putting restrictions on plastic bags. According to StarPak vice president of sales Andy DeVilling, the restrictions could have significant impact on bag makers such as the Progressive Bag Alliance. Bag manufacturers are hoping that cities will not adopt recycling programs. Some city officials are also considering laws that would levy fees on bags.


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