Barrington considering ban on plastic...

Barrington considering ban on plastic grocery bags; measure would be first in R.I.

There are 1 comment on the The Providence Journal story from Jul 3, 2012, titled Barrington considering ban on plastic grocery bags; measure would be first in R.I.. In it, The Providence Journal reports that:

That question may soon be a thing of the past in Barrington, where the town conservation commission has already voted to ban the use of plastic grocery bags at retail stores.

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#1 Jul 4, 2012
if everyone uses reuseable shopping bags that would be great ... but if resorting back to paper what's the point ?? there is no lesser evil betwwen filling up landfill with plastic or destroying more trees ... But then ypu probably thinging the trees aren't grom ur backyard!!! And the landfill maybe....

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