Connecticut lawmakers and environmentalists want to fix Connecticut’s bottle deposit bill, not replace it. However, the beverage industry and grocers want to see it replaced with a mandate on curbside recycling.
After the implementation of Pennsylvania’s sweetened beverage tax, Pepsi reported they will be laying off between 80-100 workers in the Philadelphia region.
A proposed bill would impose a 5-cent tax on single-use plastic and paper bags.
(11/18/2016 press release from the Center for EcoTechnology) (more…)
There’s a revolutionary change in food retail, and it has to do with the “new shopper” of today. (more…)