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State Supreme Court case could bring an end to plastic bag bans in Texas
The Texas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Thursday in the case, Laredo Merchants Association v. The City of Laredo, in which the merchants’ association is arguing a ban on single-use bags by the city is illegal.

American Progressive Bag Alliance to Submit Signatures to Qualify Environmental Fee Protection Initiative
The initiative would direct all money generated or collected under a state law that mandates consumer charges for carryout bags to an environmental fund, rather than to grocers' profits.

In the News - WIRED Article: "Reuse Plastic Bags, Recycle Them, Respect Them"
WIRED published an article recently titled "Throwing This Out Here: Plastic Bags Are Amazing and You Should Appreciate Them More."

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