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Panel passes bag-ban bill

A measure in the City Council would forbid using biodegradable plastic takeout sacks

By Gordon Y.K. Pang

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 26, 2014

~~<p>A bill adding bags described as biodegradable and compostable to the list of plastic bags that retailers cannot give to Oahu customers starting in 2015 continues to move through the Hono&shy;lulu City Council.</p>
<p>Bill 38 advanced out of the Public Works and Sustainability Committee on Wednesday.</p>
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A bill adding bags described as biodegradable and compostable to the list of plastic bags that retailers cannot give to Oahu customers starting in 2015 continues to move through the Hono­lulu City Council.

Bill 38 advanced out of the Public Works and Sustainability Committee on Wednesday. Login for more...



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