Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Polystyrene Ban / Plastic Bag Bill

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Prohibits retail sales establishments from providing plastic checkout bags and all retail establishments from providing expanded polystyrene disposable food containers and would be enforced by municipal designees, with an opt out provision.

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