The Maine Event

Statewide Single-use Plastic Bag Ban

Season 4 Episode 27 | 24m 45s

Last month Maine became the first state in the nation to ban Styrofoam food containers and now the legislature is considering a bill that would ban single-use plastic shopping bags. Co-hosts former Republican State Senator Roger Katz and Democratic State Senator Erin Herbig discuss the issue with Rep. Dick Campbell (R-Bucksport) and Sarah Lakeman of Natural Resources Council of Maine.

Aired: 05/29/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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