Plastic Bag Ban
Enforcement of a plastic bag ban went into effect Thursday in the city of Santa Monica.
The City of Pasadena is following the lead of LA County to ban plastic bags at local grocery stores.
The California Supreme Court says Manhattan Beach can ban retailers from using plastic bags without going through a lengthy environmental study on the increased use of paper bags.
The Long Beach City Council is expected to pass a ban on plastic shopping bags at grocery stores effective Aug. 1.
Los Angeles County has voted to ban stores from using single-use plastic bags.