The economic effect of plastic bag bans

A study from the National Center for Policy Analysis claims that a ban on plastic bags used by grocers and retailers can negatively impact sales in the ban area and increase sales among stores just outside the bag ban region. The NCPA surveyed store managers in Los Angeles County, where a ban of thin-film bags took effect in July 2011. The group conducted a survey of 80 large stores such as supermarkets and variety shops affected by the ban. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastic bags bans jobs recycling reusables read more

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The economic effect of plastic bag bans

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