Even though they write that Senate Bill 370 is flawed, the Left Angeles Times came out in support of our one-party legislature’s plastic bag ban this morning: Will California lawmakers finally ban single-use plastic bags?
Their editorial begins with a factually unsupported screed re. how dangerous they are:
Single-use plastic bags — the kind with handles that you get, or used to get, at the grocery store — are an environmental menace. They end up draped across trees and shrubbery in wilderness areas, and are the second most common item of trash found on the state’s beaches. From there, they find their way into the ocean, where they join giant patches of soupy plastic garbage. Continue reading