Stories tagged "plastic straws"

July 9, 2019

One Cool Thing: Three States Ban Plastic Bags

The Governor of Oregon just signed into law a ban on single-use plastic bags that will go into effect in January of next year.  The law also requires retailers to charge at least five cents for paper bags (with 40% post-consumer recycled content or more).  Oregon...

May 24, 2018

Our Daily Planet: Premature Births Drop When Coal and Oil Plants Shut Down, California Encourages Cover Crops to Create Carbon Sinks, New Orleans Levees At Risk of Failure, Straw Bans Picking Up Steam, CHOW On Tap, Wily Coyotes Taking Over, One Cool Thing: Meet NASA’s Super Cool Climate Change Satellites

Our Daily Planet: Plastic Straw Bans Gain Steam, Air Pollution Causes Preterm Births, And Cool New Climate Satellites! Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български...

May 22, 2018

Our Daily Planet: EPA’s Deregulation Isn’t Always Smooth Sailing, Northern Arizona Forests Close as Fire Concerns Grow, KY Solar Project on Former Coal MIne Site Stuck in Limbo, Grizzlies Could Be De-Listed Then Hunted, Straw Bans Gaining on the Ground and in the Air, One Cool Thing: Interior Puts “Climate Change” Back into its Risk Report for National Parks 

How Effective Is Pruitt? Plus Grizzly Hunts, and Vancouver and Alaska Air Choose Planet Over Plastic Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български català 中文(简体)...