Plastic

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(WBEN) - Wegmans is planning on eliminating plastic bags from their stores over a month before a state-wide ban goes in to place. In a news release on Monday, Wegmans said that they will remove single-use plastic grocery bags from all its New York State stores on Monday, January 27. The state ban...
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Paper Straws at Bar Bill in East Aurora. April 22, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
August 20, 2019 - 6:43 am
EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Village of East Aurora passed a law on Monday night which will ban the use of plastic straws and stir sticks at all restaurants beginning next March. Lynn Kinsella of the Aurora Theatre said the board meeting was well-attended and it's agreed that the various groups...
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