Nation’s most sweeping law to phase out single-use plastics approved by California lawmakers

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Striking a blow against a pernicious form of pollution, California lawmakers on Thursday passed the nation’s most far-reaching restrictions on single-use plastics and packaging, with Gov. Gavin Newsom expected to sign the bill Thursday. The legislation off a November ballot measure that many lawmakers and the plastics industry hoped to avoid, … Read more