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Going Plastic-less In The U.S.

Samuel Mann
Plastic bags in landfill

Plastic in the oceans. Plastic on the beaches, berms and ditches that line the roadways. 

A lot of that plastic has been used just once. In fact, geologists estimate that the entire earth could be covered with discarded single-use plastic such as straws, cups, plates and bags. 

And that plastic isn’t going away. 

In response, some cities want to ban single-use plastics. 

Today on All Sides,  the shift away from plastic and toward zero waste. 


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