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  • California poised to ban plastic bags [Updated]

     
    Legislation that would ban many California stores from giving away single-use plastic bags has taken a step closer to becoming law. AB 1998 was passed by the Assembly Appropriations Committee on Friday and will be voted upon next Friday by......
  • City of L.A., Kern County battle over human waste disposal

     
    The U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to review Los Angeles’ claim that a ban on dumping sewage sludge in Kern County violates federal laws has plunged the city into distress over how to dispose of its processed human waste. The city's......
  • Macungie selected for recyling contest

     
    Macungie Council approved a new recycling program that would give the borough an opportunity to represent the commonwealth and win a $100,000 grant to be used for green initiatives. One municipality from each state was chosen to participate in this...
  • Rose Parade leaves 50 tons of trash; city manages quick cleanup

     
    When the Rose Parade floats are gone and spectators head home, what’s left behind? About 50 tons of trash, 3,500 beverage containers and five tons of cardboard. A team of 80 workers swept through the parade route Monday night and......
  • Companies, interests, spend $127 million to lobby lawmakers

     
    TALLAHASSEE — They are waging multi-year campaigns to build billion-dollar casinos, get their tax bills reduced, break into the renewable energy business, and fight over the right of injured parties to sue. They are the more than 2,500 utilities, ...
  • Kettleman City’s toxic spills

     
    Environmental activists and leaders of this impoverished central California community, outraged by unreported spills of cancer-causing chemicals, are trying to block expansion of a toxic waste dump that is the largest of its kind west of the Mississippi...
  • Emmy episode submissions: Best reality program and host

     
    A week and a half ago, we broke the news of what episodes were being submitted to Emmy judges in most series categories. Here is the info on a few more contests. The award for best reality program is bestowed at the creative arts ceremony held Aug. 21 —...
  • Read `n weep: Spray `n Wash is no more!

     
    I'm a little late to this outrage -- it was announced without a lot of fanfare late last year -- but I noticed, in doing the laundry the other day, that the exquisitely, perfectly named product Spray `n Wash has......
  • TCA Press Tour: 'Undercover Boss' is a changed man

     
    Larry O'Donnell III, the CEO of Waste Management Inc. who is the central figure in CBS' upcoming reality show "Undercover Boss," said he became a different person while filming the series in which he goes "undercover" at his company to......
  • A lifeline of leftovers: Can the hunger problem be solved?

     
    It never ceases to amaze me how difficult it can be to get some businesses to do the right thing. Donating leftover food is a good example. More than 14 million Americans were out of work as of last month. The national unemployment rate is 9.3%;...
  • Polystyrene containers: L.A. County enacts a partial ban

     
    It's one thing for Malibu and Newport Beach to ban those solid foam food cups and containers that pollute ocean and land. But what if Los Angeles County did so too, in restaurants and retail areas across its vast unincorporated......