1. Why are communities banning plastic bags? Is paper better?
2. How effective.are plastic bag bans? Some examples:
3.. What type of ordinance is the Glastonbury Policy and Ordinance Committee considering?
4. Does Glastonbury have the authority to do this?
5. What about state legislation?
6. I already reuse my plastic bags, so what is the harm?
7. Are plastic bags a problem in Glastonbury?
8. If this is passed, will this be expensive?
9. What if I forget my bag?
10. Why just checkout bags? What about other plastic items?
11. Why can’t we just educate people to reuse bags or recycle?
12. Won’t there be a detrimental impact to local businesses?
13. How will this impact people who have low incomes?
14. What about germs?
15. What about pet waste?