Plastic Ban Debate Heating Up In Suffolk CountyThe debate over banning plastic bags across half of Long Island is heating up as the bill comes down to a vote.
Suffolk County Legislators Working To Ban Plastic BagsIf successful, the county wide ban would be the first of its kind in the state of New York.
Conn. Lawmaker Again Seeks To Ban Plastic BagsState Sen. Ed Meyer (D-Guilford) wants the state to follow in Westport's footsteps and ban plastic bags. More than 400 million plastic bags are used and thrown away each year in Connecticut.

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