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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM It’s crazy. I’m getting five to 10 calls a day. A lot of people still haven’t figured out what they’re going to do.” Adrian Hong President, Island Plastic Bags in Aiea
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Oahu’s ban on plastic bags goes into effect July 1. Wai Wong checks newly manufactured bags at Island Plastic Bags. The company makes compostable and recyclable bags, which are allowed under the new law. In the background is Adrian Hong, president of the Aiea-based company.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Plastic pellets, a byproduct of bag-making at Island Plastic Bags in Aiea, are recycled back into the bag-manufacturing process.