State legislature considers bills banning plastic bags

There are several bills in the New Jersey legislature looking to ban plastic bags like the ones used at grocery stores.Environmentalists have long opposed plastic

EDISON - There are several bills in the New Jersey legislature looking to ban plastic bags like the ones used at grocery stores.

Environmentalists have long opposed plastic bags, which are not bio-degradable.

Consumers would have to pay a certain price for more eco-friendly bags or bring their own on each trip to the store.

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