Chicago’s pending bag ban forcing retailers to rethink their buying

Now that Chicago aldermen have passed a partial ban on plastic bags, executives at Binny's Beverage Depot have to rethink how they source the tens of thousands of bags the 30-store chain runs through every month

“We can go paper, we can go compostable, we can go many different directions,” says Dale Maple, Binny's internal auditor…

Full text: http://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20140505/NEWS/140509972/chicagos-pending-bag-ban-forcing-retailers-to-rethink-their-buying

Author

Brigid Sweeney

Source

Plastics News, 2014-05-05.

Supplier

American Chemistry Council Inc. (ACC)
American Progressive Bag Alliance (APBA)
Better Containers
Binny's Beverage Depot

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